Founding Fathers

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Due to their fierce independence, Sherry's ancestors, the Apache people were the last of the Native Americans to be placed on reservations. That strong will is alive today and stands ready for a good fight for freedom.

Echoes from the past whisper to us in the winds. Following are some beautiful quotes from long ago that touch freedom's heart today. As you read them, think of how applicable they are to the present time. Listen up U.S. Government!

"Tell me and I'll forget. Show me, and I may not remember. Involve me, and I'll understand." Tribe Unknown

"Force, no matter how concealed, begets resistance." Lakota

"Those that lie down with dogs, get up with flees." Blackfoot

"Remember that your children are not your own, but are lent to you by the Creator." Mohawk

"Man's law changes with his understanding of man. Only the laws of the spirit remain always the same." Crow

"What the people believe is true." Anishinabe

"You cannot wake a person who is pretending to be asleep." Navajo

"He who would do great things should not attempt them all alone." Seneca

You can read more at Legends of America.com.