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" As a child, I understood how to give. I have forgotten that grace since I became civilized. I lived the natural life, whereas I now live the artificial. Any pretty pebble was valuable to me then; every growing tree an object of reverence. Now I worship... "
The Soul of the Indian - Page 88
by Charles Alexander Eastman - 1911 - 168 pages
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The Journal of International Relations, Volume 5

George Hubbard Blakeslee, Granville Stanley Hall, Harry Elmer Barnes - International law - 1915
...failure to enter unto our life in its fulness that brings from a despairing Sioux these eloquent words: As a child, I understood how to give; I have forgotten...painted landscape whose value is estimated in dollars! A writer in Longman's Magazine for January 1887 speaks in the same vein as Kennan. For forty years...
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The Journal of International Relations, Volume 5

George Hubbard Blakeslee, Granville Stanley Hall, Harry Elmer Barnes - International law - 1915
...failure to enter unto our life in its fulness that brings from a despairing Sioux these eloquent words: As a child, I understood how to give; I have forgotten...painted landscape whose value is estimated in dollars! A writer in Longman's Magazine for January 1887 speaks in the same vein as Kennan. For forty years...
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Native American Wisdom

Kent Nerburn, Louise Mengelkoch - Philosophy - 1991 - 109 pages
...broken wing. My heart is cold within me. My eyes are growing dim—I am old. Chief Plenty Coups Crow As a child, I understood how to give; I have forgotten...are ground to powder and made into artificial blocks that may be built into the walls of modern society. Charles Alexander Eastman (Ohiyesa) Santee Sioux...
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Culturicide, Resistance, and Survival of the Lakota ("Sioux Nation")

James V. Fenelon - History - 1998 - 422 pages
...to give; 1 have forgotten this grace since 1 became civilized. 1 lived the natural life, whereas 1 now live the artificial. Any pretty pebble was valuable...then; every growing tree an object of reverence. Now 1 worship with the white man before a painted landscape whose value is estimated in dollars!" (Ohiyesa,...
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The Wisdom of the Native Americans: Including The Soul of an Indian and ...

Kent Nerburn - Social Science - 2010 - 240 pages
A collection of writings, orations, and observations on life and the natural world from revered Native Americans, distilled into short, essential quotes.
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The Wisdom of the Native Americans: Including The Soul of an Indian and ...

Kent Nerburn - Social Science - 2010 - 240 pages
A collection of writings, orations, and observations on life and the natural world from revered Native Americans, distilled into short, essential quotes.
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The Soul of an Indian: And Other Writings from Ohiyesa (Charles Alexander ...

Kent Nerburn - History - 2010 - 96 pages
The writings of Ohiyesa, an esteemed Native American educated in white culture, containing insights into spirituality, the human experience, and the Native American culture.
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This Sacred Earth: Religion, Nature, Environment

Roger S. Gottlieb - Religion - 2004 - 762 pages
...Peoples, 1977 ,*• As a child I understood how to give; i have forgotten this grace since I become civilized. I lived the natural life, whereas I now...then; every growing tree an object of reverence. Now 1 worship with the white man before a painted landscape whose vaIne is estimated in dollars! Thus the...
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Eating Fire, Tasting Blood: Breaking the Great Silence of the American ...

MariJo Moore - History - 2006 - 406 pages
...white man, I had learned the essence of morality. With the help of dear Nature herself, my grandmother taught me things simple but of mighty import. I knew...painted landscape whose value is estimated in dollars! In this manner is the Indian rebuilt, as the natural rocks are ground to powder and made into artificial...
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The Essential Charles Eastman (Ohiyesa): Light on the Indian World

Charles Alexander Eastman - History - 2007 - 225 pages
...in our holy communion we partake of the soothing incense of tobacco in the stead of bread and wine. Barbarism and the Moral Code Silence the Corner-Stone...reconstructed, as the natural rocks are ground to powder, and 22 made into artificial blocks which may be built into the walls of modern society. The first American...
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