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Too much Truth
Is uncouth.
The trouble with this country is that there are too many politicians who believe, with a conviction based on experience, that you ...
Years ago we discovered the exact point, the dead center of middle age. It occurs when you are too young to take up golf and too o ...
The air is precious to the red man, for all things share the same breath--the beast, the tree, the man, they all share the same br ...
The wind that gave our grandfather his first breath also receives his last sigh.
What is man without the beasts? If all the beasts were gone, man would die from a great loneliness of spirit. For whatever happens ...
The white man's dead forget the country of their birth when they go to walk among the stars. Our dead never forget this beautiful ...
We know that the white man does not understand our ways. One portion of land is the same to him as the next, for he is a stranger ...
How can you buy or sell the sky, the warmth of the land? The idea is strange to us. If we do not own the freshness of the air and ...
We do not understand when the buffalo are all slaughtered, the wild horses are tamed, the secret corners of the forest heavy with ...
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