Best 57 of Native quotes - MyQuotes
Southern food derives its strength from many cultures. It's a melding of food cultures from Native Americans, enslaved African-Americans, and Europeans.
One of the things I've been taught by Native American elders is the importance of patience, of waiting to do things when the time is right. As an Onondaga friend put it to me, "you can't pick berries until the berries are ripe.
There is no place in this world warmer than our native land.
Negroes and Southern Europeans are mentally inferior to native born Americans.
I would not change my native landFor rich Peru with all her gold
I'm proud of my Native American heritage.
I really feel now like a native New Yorker. And I'm very happy here.
I succeeded on my own, why can't you?" is a dispassionate call to the majority of Native people to forsake one another. The end results is each of us digging our own way out of the hole, filling up the path with dirt as we go. Such things as justice and principles prevent the whole people from becoming dispassionate. Until all of us are free, the few who think they are remain tainted with enslavement.
What I learned on the road. Above all else - to love my native land.
One of the maxims of the new field of conservation biological control is that to control insect herbivores, you must maintain populations of insect herbivores.
I take great pleasure, every day, in seeing my work deeply rooted in our native soil.
I'm a Native American actress.
Based on the medical evidence that clearly states that being above 10,000 feet is hazardous to the health of sea level adapted humans, it is clear that all of the manned facilities on top of the 13,796 feet Mauna Kea summit in Hawaii should be removed and the summit restored back to its native environment.
Unless you're one of the first Americans, a Native American, you came from someplace else. Somebody brought you.
My native land, good night!
I am a nationalist... my native soil is the theatre.
I definitely feel like a native New Yorker. My personality was formed there.
The land is always there...it is you who has to return
I am a product of my native land, Tuscany, Italy.
Quentin S. Crisp
I'm not claiming anything like sainthood - merely a native perception.
Base men being in love have then a nobility in their natures more than is native to them.
One of the things that's so striking about shamanism in the native context is the absence of mental illness.
The love for our native land strengthens our individual and national character.
Off Spruce, there was a little known trail. A savage gulley wound through acreage of older residential homes that met up with Green Rock Drive. A natural bouquet gust of wind assaulted me. The domestic and native encroached on each other in a battle for dominance at the edges of the cramped path's undergrowth. The tangy scent of wild onion and sagebrush intermingled with the verdant odor of wild geranium, blue flax, columbine and creeping pussytoes. The wild weeds spiced up the encroaching grass turf and the tamed floral honeysuckle vines and lilac bushes.
I didn't know much about my Native American ancestry, but as I got older I became more interested in it.
I'm a true native of the Bay Area.
However well you know the French language you've learnt it the wrong way, not as a native speaker would. That's my problem as well.
Some Native American writers enjoy being called Native American writers.
Since the beginning, Native Peoples lived a life of being in harmony with all that surrounds us
Pull back the curtain and jump down the rabbit hole.
J. M. Coetzee
As you speak I swear I can hear words being selected, one after another, from the word-box you carry around with you, and slotted into place. That is not how a true native speak, one who is born into a language.’ ‘How does a native speak?’ ‘From the heart. Words well up within and he sings them, sings along with them. So to speak.
I spent a lot of time with some native Hawaiians who protest being part of the United States and literally carry protest signs saying "We are not Americans." And they have no real warmth for being the 50th state.
It struck me that the beauty we attribute to children isn’t something they have that we don’t. It's something they do, which we have long since stopped doing—just describing things as we see them, the simple, unadorned facts.
A beginner with any native common sense can play passable Rummy.
Mediocrity makes the most of its native possessions.
Unfortunately, Childermass's French was so strongly accented by his native Yorkshire that Minervois did not understand and asked Strange if Childermass was Dutch.
I represent more Native Americans than anyone else in Congress.
I'm a native New Yorker, so I'm edgier; I kind of tell it like it is.
Pensaron cómo harían brotar la luz, la cual recibiría alimento de eternidad. La luz se hizo entonces en el seno de lo increado. Contemplaron así la naturaleza original de la vida que está en la entraña de lo desconocido.
O fret not after knowledge - I have none, and yet my song comes native with the warmth. O fret not after knowledge - I have none, and yet the Evening listens.
Mykl d’Angelo groaned where he sat slumped in his chair. The irritating noise was unsettling his pet dog lying on his lap. The wickerwork garden chair creaked pleasantly under him and some native Earth birds made pleasant sounds above while the cool wind wafted over him as he lazily …
The result of being colonized is the internalization of the need to remain invisible.
I could hear my abandoned dreams making a racket in my soul.
Cling to thy native land, for it is the land of thy fathers?
The working people are bound to their native shores.
Sólo se sentía la tranquilidad sorda de las aguas, las cuales parecía que se despeñaban en el abismo.
V. S. Pritchett
A natural New Yorker is a native of the present tense.
If we dig precious things from the land, we will invite disaster." "Near the day of Purification, there will be cobwebs spun back and forth in the sky." "A container of ashes might one day be thrown from the sky, which could burn the land and boil the oceans.
Penyelamatan tahanan terus berlangsung: tim palang merah internasional kemudian datang dan semua tahanan segera akan diterbangkan ke Eropa. Negiri ini bagaimanapun tak cukup aman bagi orang-orang sipil, apalagi setelah selama tiga tahun di dalam tahanan. Orang-orang pribumi telah memerdekakan diri, dan milisi-milisi bersenjata berdiri di mana-mana.....Perang belum berakhir, bahkan baru dimulai, dan dinamakan oleh orang pribumi sebagai perang revolusi.
That the native does not like the tourist is not hard to explain. For every native of every place is a potential tourist, and every tourist is a native of somewhere. Every native everywhere lives a life of overwhelming and crushing banality and boredom and desperation and depression, and every deed, good and bad, is an attempt to forget this. Every native would like to find a way out, every native would like a rest, every native would like a tour. But some natives—most natives in the world—cannot go anywhere. They are too poor. They are too poor to go anywhere. They are too poor to escape the reality of their lives; and they are too poor to live properly in the place they live, which is the very place you, the tourist, want to go—so when the natives see you, the tourist, they envy you, they envy your ability to leave your own banality and boredom, they envy your ability to turn their own banality and boredom into a source of pleasure for yourself.