I cured with the power that came through me. Of course, it was not I who cured, it was the power from the Outer World, the visions and the ceremonies had only made me like a hole through which the power could come to the two-leggeds." "If I thought that I was doing it myself, the hole would close up and no power could come through. Then everything I could do would be foolish. Black Elk - Oglala Sioux
What Gives Me Hope
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by
Include in our highest laws that human rights are above corporate ones and that corporations' main mission is to serve humanity and ensure the sustainability of nature.
What/who changed my life and why
My grandfather, OldMan, an Oglala Holy Man, who showed me the way to choose my own path.
The first peace, which is the most important, is that which comes within the souls of people when they realize their relationship, their oneness, with the universe and all its powers, and when they realize that at the center of the universe dwells Wakan-Tanka , and that this center is really everywhere, it is within each of us.