One of the things my parents taught me, and I'll always be grateful for the gift, is to not ever let anybody else define me.
Quote by Wilma Mankiller
There are a whole lot of historical factors that have played a part in our...
Growth is a painful process.
I don't think anybody anywhere can talk about the future of their people or of...
Prior to my election, young Cherokee girls would never have thought that they might grow...
The secret of our success is that we never, never give up.
I've run into more discrimination as a woman than as an Indian.
Individually and collectively, Cherokee people possess an extraordinary ability to face down adversity and continue...
We must trust our own thinking. Trust where we're going. And get the job done.
Everybody is sitting around saying, 'Well, jeez, we need somebody to solve this problem of...
America would be a better place if leaders would do more long-term thinking.
In Iroquois society, leaders are encouraged to remember seven generations in the past and consider...
A lot of young girls have looked to their career paths and have said they'd...
I want to be remembered as the person who helped us restore faith in ourselves.