"When you rise in the morning, give thanks for the light, for your life, for your strength. Give thanks for your food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason to give thanks, the fault lies in yourself."
"Be true to yourself, help others, make each day your masterpiece, make friendship a fine art, drink deeply from good books - especially the Bible, build a shelter against a rainy day, give thanks for your blessings and pray for guidance every day."Tecumseh on John Wooden
"When you practice gratefulness, there is a sense of respect toward others."Tecumseh on Dalai Lama
"Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light."Tecumseh on Albert Schweitzer
"Appreciation is the highest form of prayer, for it acknowledges the presence of good wherever you shine the light of your thankful thoughts."Tecumseh on Alan Cohen
"I am thankful for laughter, except when milk comes out of my nose."Tecumseh on Woody Allen
"Always give a word or sign of salute when meeting or passing a friend, or even a stranger, if in a lonely place."
"When your time comes to die, be not like those whose hearts are filled with fear of death, so that when their time comes they weep and pray for a little more time to live their lives over again in a different way. Sing your death song, and die like a hero going home."
"Live your life that the fear of death can never enter your heart."
"Prepare a noble death song for the day when you go over the great divide."
"When the legends die, the dreams end there is no more greatness."