"I could see that the white man did not care for each other the way our people did...They would take everything from each other if they could...some... had more of everything than they could use, while crowds of people had nothing at all... This could not be better than the old ways of my people." - Black Elk
Courage to do the good things inside the heart.... inspirational! I am not the best at creating art, and my ego really takes a beating when someone ignores my best efforts. It really hurts. Yet I know that what I do represents my highest good.
Every prayer addressed to your Creator and recognizing the need for peace within self, strength of body and mind, brotherhood of man, kindness and compassion, and giving thanks for the blessings of all he has, is good.
Words of Wisdom. do not worship or honor them, because you are above them, but be friends with or understand most animals, yes. Don't be the destroyer, and do not be the worshiper of animals. Be the ruler over animals. the caretaker and administrator.