Native American Proverbs

By: Kate Weilandt

1.Before eating take time to thank the food-Arapaho

Be thank full for what you get.



2.We will be known forever by the tracks we leave-Dakota

It means if you want to be remembered do something important


3.Our first teacher is our own heart-Cheyenne

It means to be thank full for learning


4.One finger cannot lift a pebble Hopi

Not one person can do all the work


5.One rain does not make a crop-creole

It takes time to get what you need


6.There is nothing as eloquent a s a rattle snakes tail-navajo

There isn't anything neater than an animals pattern