Quotations that match 'indians'.

People's identities as Indians, as Asians, or as members of the human race, seemed to give way - quite suddenly - to sectarian identification with Hindu, Muslim, or Sikh communities. Amartya Sen
[ Asians Communities Give Hindu Human Identification Identities Indians Members Muslim Quite Race Sectarian Seemed Suddenly Way]
The fey in this country keep to themselves, and are a separate nation, much like the American Indians, but with even more autonomy. Laurell K. Hamilton
[ American Autonomy Country Even Indians Keep More Much Nation Separate Themselves]
Before my grandpa built his own church, we went to the neighboring town, and it was a white community. You know, up north, mostly middle European people and Indians, Chippewa Indians. We were welcome to that church, but once we got in, they didn't know what to do with us. James Earl Jones
[ Before Built Church Community European Got Grandpa His Indians Know Middle Mostly Neighboring North Once Own Town Up Us Welcome Went Were White]
The Indians are finding the gaps like a pin in a haystack. Navjot Singh Sidhu
[ Finding Gaps Indians Pin]
I thought I was benefiting the Indians as well as the government, by taking them all over the United States, and giving them a correct idea of the customs, life, etc., of the pale faces, so that when they returned to their people they could make known all they had seen. Buffalo Bill
[ Benefiting Correct Could Customs Etc Faces Giving Government Had Idea Indians Known Life Make Over Pale Returned Seen States Taking Their Them Thought United Well]
We had high and boisterous winds last night and this morning: the Indians continue to purchase repairs with grain of different kinds. Meriwether Lewis
[ Boisterous Continue Different Grain Had High Indians Kinds Last Morning Night Purchase Repairs Winds]
There are many men - such as those often to be found among the Indians - who are refined until they have qualities often attributed to the female sex. Yet they are men, and strong ones. Agnes Smedley
[ Among Attributed Female Found Indians Many Men Often Ones Qualities Refined Sex Strong Such Those Until Yet]
Most Indians go into education. Their parents just push them into education like parents in Australia push them into sports. Mahesh Bhupathi
[ Australia Education Go Indians Into Just Most Parents Push Sports Their Them]
We continued to move forward without loss of time, hoping to be able to reach the wood described by the Indians before all our horses should become exhausted. William Henry Ashley
[ Able Become Before Continued Described Exhausted Forward Hoping Horses Indians Loss Move Our Reach Should Time Without Wood]
Great numbers of the Indians pass our camp on their hunting excursions: the day was clear and pleasant, but last night was very cold and there was a white frost. Meriwether Lewis
[ Camp Clear Cold Day Excursions Frost Great Hunting Indians Last Night Numbers Our Pass Pleasant Their Very White]
The Crows are very handsome and gentlemanly Indians in their personal appearance: and have been always reputed, since the first acquaintance made with them, very civil and friendly. George Catlin
[ Acquaintance Always Appearance Been Civil Crows First Friendly Gentlemanly Handsome Indians Made Personal Reputed Since Their Them Very]
Step by step a powerful and enterprising race has driven them back from the Atlantic to the West until at last there is scarcely a spot of ground upon which the Indians have any certainty of maintaining a permanent abode. Nelson A. Miles
[ Abode Any Atlantic Back Certainty Driven Enterprising Ground Indians Last Maintaining Permanent Powerful Race Scarcely Spot Step Them Until Upon West Which]
The great mistake these people make is that they go to looking after the spiritual welfare of the Indians before securing their physical. George Crook
[ After Before Go Great Indians Looking Make Mistake Physical Securing Spiritual Their These Welfare]
If you should see any Indians you will oblige me by repeating this prohibition to them. Benjamin Hawkins
[ Any Indians Oblige Prohibition Repeating See Should Them Will]
On reaching the place where the Indians had surprised us, we found the bodies of the three men whom they had killed and scalped, and literally cut into pieces. Buffalo Bill
[ Bodies Cut Found Had Indians Into Killed Literally Men Pieces Place Reaching Surprised Three Us Where Whom]
Major North has had for years complete power over these Indians and can do more with them than any man living. Buffalo Bill
[ Any Complete Had Indians Living Major Man More North Over Power Than Them These Years]
There are not enough Indians in the world to defeat the Seventh Cavalry. George Armstrong Custer
[ Cavalry Defeat Enough Indians Seventh World]
The village had a mill near it, situated on the little creek, which made very good flour. The population consisted of civilized Indians, but much mixed blood. Zebulon Pike
[ Blood Civilized Consisted Creek Flour Good Had Indians Little Made Mill Mixed Much Near Population Situated Very Village Which]
So, one of the things I was doing with the aliens in The Quiet Invasion was creating that advanced society which had ideas about morality and proper use of natural resources that were radically different from ours, as the Europeans were from the American Indians. Sarah Zettel
[ Advanced Aliens American Creating Different Doing Europeans Had Ideas Indians Invasion Morality Natural Ours Proper Quiet Radically Resources Society Things Use Were Which]
We were also fortunate enough to engage in our service a Canadian Frenchmen, who had been with the Chayenne Indians on the Black mountains, and last summer descended thence by the Little Missouri. Meriwether Lewis
[ Also Been Black Canadian Descended Engage Enough Fortunate Frenchmen Had Indians Last Little Missouri Mountains Our Service Summer Thence Were]
First, take the government of the Indians out of politics; second, let the laws of the Indians be the same as those of the whites; third, give the Indian the ballot. George Crook
[ Ballot First Give Government Indian Indians Laws Out Politics Same Second Take Third Those Whites]
The Canadians have managed to live peacefully with their Indians. It is disgrace that the United States has not done the same. Stephen Ambrose
[ Canadians Disgrace Done Indians Live Managed Peacefully Same States Their United]
Some Indians will come up and say that a story reminded them of something very specific to their experience. Which may or may not be the case for non-Indians. Jhumpa Lahiri
[ Case Come Experience Indians May Reminded Say Some Something Specific Story Their Them Up Very Which Will]
Governor Isaac Stevens of the Washington Territory said there were a great many white people in our country, and many more would come; that he wanted the land marked out so that the Indians and the white man could be separated. Chief Joseph
[ Come Could Country Governor Great Indians Isaac Land Man Many Marked More Our Out Said Separated Stevens Territory Wanted Washington Were White Would]
A few scattered accounts, collected and combined together, may lead us to two certain conclusions: 1. That all the American Indians are one kind of people; 2. That they are the same as the people in the northeast of Asia. Ezra Stiles
[ Accounts American Asia Certain Collected Combined Conclusions Few Indians Kind Lead May Northeast Same Scattered Together Two Us]
When asked by an anthropologist what the Indians called America before the white man came, an Indian said simply, "Ours." Vine Deloria, Jr.
[ America Anthropologist Asked Before Called Came Indian Indians Man Ours Said Simply White]
The Indians kept increasing in numbers until it was estimated that we were fighting from 800 to 1,000 of them. Buffalo Bill
[ Estimated Fighting Increasing Indians Kept Numbers Them Until Were]
When I came there I found all my family gone, for the Indians had killed five people in the winter near that place, which frightened my wife and family away to Roanoke about 35 miles nearer in among the inhabitants, which I was informed of by an old man I met near the place. Christopher Gist
[ Among Away Came Family Five Found Frightened Gone Had Indians Informed Inhabitants Killed Man Met Miles Near Nearer Old Place Which Wife Winter]
Prior to being mugged I did not feel I had to carry a gun. However, I knew how to shoot a gun very proficiently. As a boy, I used to play cowboys and Indians all the time. Bernhard Goetz
[ Being Boy Carry Cowboys Did Feel Gun Had How However Indians Knew Mugged Play Prior Shoot Time Used Very]
The case of the Seminoles constitutes at present the only exception to the successful efforts of the Government to remove the Indians to the homes assigned them west of the Mississippi. Martin Van Buren
[ Assigned Case Constitutes Efforts Exception Government Homes Indians Mississippi Only Present Remove Successful Them West]
Give these Indians little farms, survey them, let them put fences around them, let them have their own horses, cows, sheep, things that they can call their own, and it will do away with tribal Indians. George Crook
[ Around Away Call Cows Farms Fences Give Horses Indians Little Own Put Sheep Survey Their Them These Things Tribal Will]
It affords me sincere pleasure to be able to apprise you of the entire removal of the Cherokee Nation of Indians to their new homes west of the Mississippi. Martin Van Buren
[ Able Affords Cherokee Entire Homes Indians Mississippi Nation New Pleasure Removal Sincere Their West]
They used to say it was bad for Indians to drink, but it's bad for anybody. When they drink they lose their cool, a lot of us. Like when we played with Sonny Boy, I would never get paid, you know. He would drink up all the money. Ike Turner
[ Anybody Bad Boy Cool Drink Get Indians Know Lose Lot Money Never Paid Played Say Sonny Their Up Us Used Would]
The soldiers never explained to the government when an Indian was wronged, but reported the misdeeds of the Indians. Geronimo
[ Explained Government Indian Indians Misdeeds Never Reported Soldiers Wronged]
I mean, a Mexican boy couldn't be anything else but an Indian. And why did you take the name of Quinn, they used to say to me. Hey, you're an Indian, so I played Indians. Anthony Quinn
[ Anything Boy Did Else Hey Indian Indians Mean Mexican Name Played Quinn Say Take Used Why]
Then, I realized that there is an indigenous presence in the Solar System. It's us. So, then, I got to wondering what would happen if a more technologically advanced society moved next door to us, the way we moved next door to the American Indians. Sarah Zettel
[ Advanced American Door Got Happen Indians Indigenous More Moved Next Presence Realized Society Solar System Technologically Then Us Way Wondering Would]
Having now reached a point where danger might be reasonably apprehended from strolling war parties of Indians, spies were kept in advance and strict diligence observed in the duty of sentinels. William Henry Ashley
[ Advance Apprehended Danger Diligence Duty Having Indians Kept Might Now Observed Parties Point Reached Reasonably Sentinels Spies Strict War Were Where]
Few Indians only had breech cloths, most being wrapped in buffalo robes, otherwise quite naked. Zebulon Pike
[ Being Buffalo Few Had Indians Most Naked Only Otherwise Quite Robes Wrapped]
I used to object to being called an Indian writer, and would always say I was a writer who happened to be an Indian, and who happened to write about Indians. James Welch
[ Always Being Called Happened Indian Indians Object Say Used Would Write Writer]
Now, of course, the great thing about the solar system as a frontier is that there are no Indians, so you can have all the glory of the myth of the American westward expansion without any of the guilt. Sarah Zettel
[ American Any Course Expansion Frontier Glory Great Guilt Indians Myth Now Solar System Thing Westward Without]
The Indians knew that life was equated with the earth and its resources, that America was a paradise, and they could not comprehend why the intruders from the East were determined to destroy all that was Indian as well as America itself. Dee Brown
[ America Comprehend Could Destroy Determined Earth East Equated Indian Indians Itself Knew Life Paradise Resources Well Were Why]
In a lot of Indian societies, spirituality has been lost, I think it's still the best way of looking at the world for Indians - better than any organized religion in this country. James Welch
[ Any Been Best Better Country Indian Indians Looking Lost Lot Organized Religion Societies Spirituality Still Than Think Way World]
In the decline of the day, near Kentucky river, as we ascended the brow of a small hill, a number of Indians rushed out of a thick cane-brake upon us, and made us prisoners. Daniel Boone
[ Ascended Brow Day Decline Hill Indians Kentucky Made Near Number Out Prisoners River Rushed Small Thick Upon Us]
"Indian policy" has now been brought down upon the American people, and the American people are the new Indians of the 21st Century. Russell Means
[ American Been Brought Century Down Indian Indians New Now Policy Upon]
On the fourth day of July following, a party of about two hundred Indians attacked Boonsborough, killed one man, and wounded two. Daniel Boone
[ Attacked Day Following Fourth Hundred Indians July Killed Man Party Two Wounded]
We remained at our encampment of this day until the morning of the 7th, when we descended ten miles lower down and encamped on a spot of ground where several thousand Indians had wintered during the past season. William Henry Ashley
[ Day Descended Down During Encampment Ground Had Indians Lower Miles Morning Our Past Remained Season Several Spot Ten Thousand Until Where]
Few of us will forget the wail of mingled grief, rage and horror which rose from the camp when the Indians returned to it and recognized their slaughtered warriors, women, and children. John Gibbon
[ Camp Children Few Forget Grief Horror Indians Mingled Rage Recognized Returned Rose Slaughtered Their Us Wail Warriors Which Will Women]
But we must not try to drive the Indians too fast in effecting these changes. George Crook
[ Changes Drive Effecting Fast Indians Must These Too Try]
The way to kill a man or a nation is to cut off his dreams, the way the whites are taking care of the Indians: killing their dreams, their magic, their familiar spirits. William S. Burroughs
[ Care Cut Dreams Familiar His Indians Kill Killing Magic Man Nation Off Spirits Taking Their Way Whites]
To illustrate to the Indians the advantages the white race had in the telephone I divided a body of warriors from Sitting Bull's camp into two parties and had them talk to each other over the telephone line. Nelson A. Miles
[ Advantages Body Bull Camp Divided Each Had Illustrate Indians Into Line Other Over Parties Race Sitting Talk Telephone Them Two Warriors White]
The townspeople outside the reservations had a very superior attitude toward Indians, which was kind of funny, because they weren't very wealthy; they were on the fringes of society themselves. James Welch
[ Attitude Because Fringes Funny Had Indians Kind Outside Reservations Society Superior Themselves Toward Very Wealthy Were Weren Which]
The Indians could not undertake any widespread cultivation of the plains not only because they lacked iron tools but also because they had no draft animals. Ellsworth Huntington
[ Also Animals Any Because Could Cultivation Draft Had Indians Iron Lacked Only Plains Tools Undertake Widespread]
There the wild animals wandered and fed as though they were in a pasture that stretched much farther than a man could see, and there were no settlers. Only Indians lived there. Laura Ingalls Wilder
[ Animals Could Farther Fed Indians Lived Man Much Only Pasture See Settlers Stretched Than Though Wandered Were Wild]
I am aware that in presenting myself as the advocate of the Indians and their rights, I shall stand very much alone. Sam Houston
[ Advocate Alone Am Aware Indians Much Myself Presenting Rights Shall Stand Their Very]
It's nice to come into a town and be referred to as the manager of the Cleveland Indians instead of as the first black manager. Frank Robinson
[ Black Cleveland Come First Indians Instead Into Manager Nice Referred Town]
In camp was found a book, the first of the kind I had ever seen, in which I was made a great hero, slaying Indians by the hundreds. Kit Carson
[ Book Camp Ever First Found Great Had Hero Hundreds Indians Kind Made Seen Slaying Which]
We are Indians, firstly and lastly. B. R. Ambedkar
[ Firstly Indians Lastly]
During our travels, the Indians entertained me well; and their affection for me was so great, that they utterly refused to leave me there with the others, although the Governor offered them one hundred pounds sterling for me, on purpose to give me a parole to go home. Daniel Boone
[ Affection Although During Entertained Give Go Governor Great Home Hundred Indians Leave Offered Others Our Parole Pounds Purpose Refused Sterling Their Them Travels Utterly Well]
Indians were here first - it's about time. We're way behind the African Americans and Hispanic Americans in getting politically involved, but we're beginning to take a page out of their notebook. Ben Nighthorse Campbell
[ African Americans Beginning Behind First Getting Here Hispanic Indians Involved Notebook Out Page Politically Take Their Time Way Were]
We must not try to force him to take civilization immediately in its complete form, but under just laws, guaranteeing to Indians equal civil laws, the Indian question, a source of such dishonor to our country and of shame to true patriots, will soon be a thing of the past. George Crook
[ Civil Civilization Complete Country Dishonor Equal Force Form Guaranteeing Him Immediately Indian Indians Just Laws Must Our Past Patriots Question Shame Soon Source Such Take Thing True Try Under Will]
Our relations with the Indians have been governed chiefly by treaties and trade, or war and subjugation. Nelson A. Miles
[ Been Chiefly Governed Indians Our Relations Subjugation Trade Treaties War]
I value the blood of one Christian more than that of a hundred Indians. Peter Stuyvesant
[ Blood Christian Hundred Indians More Than Value]
The Indians, however, could not migrate from one part of the United States to another; neither could they obtain employment as readily as white people, either upon or beyond the Indian reservations. Nelson A. Miles
[ Another Beyond Could Either Employment However Indian Indians Migrate Neither Obtain Part Readily Reservations States United Upon White]
We've already seen proliferation. We started it with Britain, then France. Then we benignly let the Israelis do it. The Pakistanis and the Indians have recently done it. The Chinese have nuclear weapons. William Odom
[ Already Britain Chinese Done France Indians Israelis Nuclear Proliferation Recently Seen Started Then Weapons]
In addition to the dread of Indians, Texas held out no inducements for Mexican emigrants. William H. Wharton
[ Addition Dread Emigrants Held Indians Mexican Out Texas]
The Indians began to be troublesome all around me, killing and wounding cattle, stealing horses, and threatening to attack us. I was obliged to make campaigns against them and punish them. John Sutter
[ Against Around Attack Began Campaigns Cattle Horses Indians Killing Make Obliged Punish Stealing Them Threatening Troublesome Us Wounding]
The day cold and fair with a high easterly wind: we were visited by two Indians who gave us an account of the country and people near the Rocky mountains where they had been. Meriwether Lewis
[ Account Been Cold Country Day Fair Gave Had High Indians Mountains Near Rocky Two Us Visited Were Where Wind]
Cleveland is my hometown, and the Indians have a narrow but rich history. Fred Willard
[ Cleveland History Hometown Indians Narrow Rich]
I made a habit always to hear the Indians; and although they very often lie to me, I do not show them any displeasure for it, for I do not believe them and I do not decide anything until I have found out the truth. Antonio de Mendoza
[ Although Always Any Anything Believe Decide Displeasure Found Habit Hear Indians Lie Made Often Out Show Them Truth Until Very]
I'd love to work more with the American Indians, my people. Loretta Lynn
[ American Indians Love More Work]
I'd become sort of involved in things that were happening to people. No matter what color they be, whether they be Indians, or Negroes, the poor white person or anyone who was I thought more or less getting a bad shake. Gordon Parks
[ Anyone Bad Become Color Getting Happening Indians Involved Less Matter More Negroes Person Poor Shake Sort Things Thought Were Whether White]
The ball whizzes past like a bumblebee and the Indians are in the sea. Navjot Singh Sidhu
[ Ball Indians Past Sea]
These people were well dressed in skins, had some guns, but armed generally with bows and arrows and such other instruments of war as are common among the Indians of the Missouri. William Henry Ashley
[ Among Armed Arrows Bows Common Dressed Generally Guns Had Indians Instruments Missouri Other Skins Some Such These War Well Were]
We sought out and visited all the Indians hereabouts that we could meet with, in number about twenty. They were chiefly in one place, about a mile from where we lodged. John Woolman
[ Chiefly Could Indians Lodged Meet Mile Number Out Place Sought Twenty Visited Were Where]
Indians have a big problem with alcohol and drugs. I grew up with an admiration for their culture and was sensitive to their problems. Kirstie Alley
[ Admiration Alcohol Big Culture Grew Indians Problem Problems Sensitive Their Up]
Looking at the purpose of our government toward the Indians, we find that after subjugating them it has been our policy to collect the different tribes on reservations and support them at the expense of our people. Nelson A. Miles
[ After Been Collect Different Expense Find Government Indians Looking Our Policy Purpose Reservations Support Them Toward Tribes]
Cheyenne Autumn was received not too successfully. I still think it was a very good movie. It was kinda Ford's apology for the way he had treated Indians in his past pictures. Richard Widmark
[ Apology Autumn Ford Good Had His Indians Kinda Movie Past Pictures Received Still Successfully Think Too Treated Very Way]
Indians today are governed by two different ideologies. Their political ideal set in the preamble of the Constitution affirms a life of liberty, equality and fraternity. Their social ideal embodied in their religion denies them. B. R. Ambedkar
[ Affirms Constitution Denies Different Embodied Equality Fraternity Governed Ideal Ideologies Indians Liberty Life Political Preamble Religion Set Social Their Them Today Two]
You stick your head above the crowd and attract attention and sometimes somebody will throw a rock at you. That's the territory. You buy the land, you get the Indians. David Lee Roth
[ Above Attention Attract Buy Crowd Get Head Indians Land Rock Somebody Sometimes Stick Territory Throw Will Your]
We have seen Indians in immense numbers, and all those on this coast of the Pacific contrive to make a good subsistence on various seeds, and by fishing. Junipero Serra
[ Coast Contrive Fishing Good Immense Indians Make Numbers Pacific Seeds Seen Subsistence Those Various]
The several tribes of Indians inhabiting the regions of the Upper Missouri, and of whom I spoke in my last Letter, are undoubtedly the finest looking, best equipped, and most beautifully costumed of any on the Continent. George Catlin
[ Any Beautifully Best Continent Equipped Finest Indians Inhabiting Last Letter Looking Missouri Most Regions Several Spoke Tribes Undoubtedly Upper Whom]
As to the Indians, the guiding principle was, promise them anything just so long as they get out of the way. Stephen Ambrose
[ Anything Get Guiding Indians Just Long Out Principle Promise Them Way]
I don't flatter myself with much dependence upon the present disposition of the Eastern Indians, who are many ways liable to be drawn into a rupture with us by the artifices of the French, their own weakness and the influence which the French Missionary Priests have over them. William Shirley
[ Artifices Dependence Disposition Drawn Eastern Flatter French Indians Influence Into Liable Many Missionary Much Myself Over Own Present Priests Their Them Upon Us Ways Weakness Which]
At least the Pilgrim Fathers used to shoot Indians: the Pilgrim Children merely punch time clocks. e. e. cummings
[ Children Clocks Fathers Indians Least Merely Pilgrim Punch Shoot Time Used]
I'm not a great science fiction fan myself. I probably feel that way about Westerns. Like I used to play Cowboys and Indians, they can act out Will and the Robot. Mark Goddard
[ Act Cowboys Fan Feel Fiction Great Indians Myself Out Play Probably Robot Science Used Way Westerns Will]
It's striking that Native Americans evolved no devastating epidemic diseases to give to Europeans, in return for the many devastating epidemic diseases that Indians received from the Old World. Jared Diamond
[ Americans Devastating Diseases Epidemic Europeans Evolved Give Indians Many Native Old Received Return Striking World]
Indians were frequently off their reservations. Buffalo Bill
[ Frequently Indians Off Reservations Their Were]
Indians are numerous in the tropical regions; not so elsewhere. Ezra Stiles
[ Elsewhere Indians Numerous Regions Tropical]
I'm now the hitting the instructor with the Cleveland Indians. Eddie Murray
[ Cleveland Hitting Indians Instructor Now]
The Indians were well mounted and felt proud and elated because they had been made United States soldiers. Buffalo Bill
[ Because Been Elated Felt Had Indians Made Mounted Proud Soldiers States United Well Were]
Indians love to reduce the prosaic to the mystic. Jan Morris
[ Indians Love Mystic Reduce]
The tide of immigration in Canada has not been as great as along our frontier. They have been able to allow the Indians to live as Indians, which we have not, and do not attempt to force upon them the customs which are distasteful to them. Nelson A. Miles
[ Able Allow Along Attempt Been Canada Customs Distasteful Force Frontier Great Immigration Indians Live Our Them Tide Upon Which]
Many of the French follow a Trade with the Indians, living very conveniently for that Interest. John Lawson
[ Conveniently Follow French Indians Interest Living Many Trade Very]
I'm proud of being part Cherokee, and I think it's time all us Indians felt the same way. Loretta Lynn
[ Being Cherokee Felt Indians Part Proud Same Think Time Us Way]
I remember once when I told Lindsay Anderson at a party that acting was just a sophisticated way of playing cowboys and Indians he almost had a fit. John Hurt
[ Acting Almost Anderson Cowboys Fit Had Indians Just Lindsay Once Party Playing Remember Sophisticated Told Way]
Kevin Costner has feathers in his hair and feathers in his head. The Indians should have called him 'Plays with Camera.' Pauline Kael
[ Called Camera Costner Feathers Hair Head Him His Indians Kevin Plays Should]
I don't feel we did wrong in taking this great country away from them. There were great numbers of people who needed new land, and the Indians were selfishly trying to keep it for themselves. John Wayne
[ Away Country Did Feel Great Indians Keep Land Needed New Numbers Selfishly Taking Them Themselves Trying Were Wrong]
It was very clear that this was a very, very old site. There were remains of sod walls. Fishermen assumed it was an old Indian site. Bu Indians didn't use that kind of buildings and houses. Helge Ingstad
[ Assumed Buildings Clear Fishermen Houses Indian Indians Kind Old Remains Site Sod Use Very Walls Were]
If we dismiss from our minds the prejudice we may have against the Indians we shall be able to more clearly understand the impulses that govern both races. Nelson A. Miles
[ Able Against Both Clearly Dismiss Govern Impulses Indians May Minds More Our Prejudice Races Shall Understand]
The Indians, I was now speaking of, were not content with the common Enemies that lessen and destroy their Country-men, but invented an infallible Stratagem to purge their Tribe, and reduce their Multitude into far less Numbers. John Lawson
[ Common Content Destroy Enemies Far Indians Infallible Into Invented Less Lessen Multitude Now Numbers Purge Reduce Speaking Stratagem Their Tribe Were]
The Indians gave up the land of their own free will, and for it received brass kettles, blankets, guns, shirts, flints, tobacco, rum and many trinkets in which their simple hearts delighted. Patrick Gordon
[ Blankets Brass Delighted Free Gave Guns Hearts Indians Land Many Own Received Rum Shirts Simple Their Tobacco Up Which Will]
We were ordered out to quell an uprising of the Indians, and were out for several days, had numerous skirmishes during which six of the soldiers were killed and several severely wounded. Calamity Jane
[ Days During Had Indians Killed Numerous Ordered Out Quell Several Severely Six Soldiers Uprising Were Which Wounded]
As to my success here I cannot say much as yet: the Indians seem generally kind, and well-disposed towards me, and are mostly very attentive to my instructions, and seem willing to be taught further. David Brainerd
[ Attentive Cannot Further Generally Here Indians Instructions Kind Mostly Much Say Seem Success Taught Towards Very Willing Yet]
We used to root for the Indians against the cavalry, because we didn't think it was fair in the history books that when the cavalry won it was a great victory, and when the Indians won it was a massacre. Dick Gregory History
[ Against Because Books Cavalry Fair Great History Indians Massacre Root Think Used Victory Won]
The province was surrounded by powerful tribes of Indians who watched the white settlers with an eager hostility, and seized every occasion to molest them by secret inroad, and often by open assault. John P. Kennedy
[ Assault Eager Every Hostility Indians Molest Occasion Often Open Powerful Province Secret Seized Settlers Surrounded Them Tribes Watched White]
Nobody would take checks from Indians, nobody would give them any credit, and nobody would let them drink in the bars. There was a rudeness, a brusqueness, with which the Indians were treated constantly. At a very young age, that had entered my consciousness. James Welch
[ Age Any Bars Checks Consciousness Constantly Credit Drink Entered Give Had Indians Nobody Rudeness Take Them Treated Very Were Which Would Young]