Tag Archives: Nez Perce

Too many misinterpretations have been made … too many misunderstandings.

~ Chief Joseph, Nez Perce 

Let us put our minds together and see what future we can make for our children.

~ Chief Joseph, Nez Perce 

The Earth is the mother of everyone, and everyone should have equal rights upon it.

~ Chief Joseph, Nez Perce 

We are going by you without fighting if you will let us, but we are going by you anyhow.

~ Chief Joseph, Nez Perce 

We do not want churches because they will teach us to quarrel about God.

~ Chief Joseph, Nez Perce 

I believe much trouble and blood would be saved if we opened our hearts more.

~ Chief Joseph, Nez Perce