I did not know at that time that was the end of many things. when I look back, now, from this high hill of my old age, I still see the butchered women and children, stacked and scattered along that ravine zigzag, clearly as I saw them with my own eyes as a young man.
Quest’uomo, and not other, It came to the very essence of civilization.
Bear standing- Phrases American Indians.
They knew that the lack of deep respect for living beings and for all that grows, It leads quickly to the lack of respect for men. For this reason the contact with nature, making young people capable of deep feelings, It was an important part of their training.
Standing Bear Lakota – Phrases American Indians.
Orens Lyons, Onondaga – Phrases Native Americans.