Sitting Bull: “The warrior is not someone who fights”

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“For us, warriors are not what you think of as warriors. The warrior is not someone who fights, because no one has the right to take another life. The warrior, for us, is one who sacrifices himself for the good of others. His task is to take care of the elderly, the defenseless, those who can not provide for themselves, and above all, the children, the future of humanity.”

– Chief Sitting Bull

Chief Sitting Bull
Chief Sitting Bull

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