6 Native American Proverbs

Sam Benally, Navajo

"Take care of your mind. Watch your words, they are really powerful. Same with your bodies. Take care of yourself. You are very powerful."


This quote means that you are more powerful than you think you might be.

Cheyenne

"Do not judge your neighbor until you walk two moons in his moccasins."


This quote means don't judge a person until you know what they have been through.

Dr. A.C. Ross (Ehanamani), Lakota

"By listening to the inner self and following one's instincts and intuitions, a person may be guided to safety."


This final quote means Always go with your instinct or gut feeling.