Chief Joseph quotes about war

"It required a strong heart to stand up against such talk, but I urged my people to be quiet and not to begin a war."

Chief Joseph   war

"It required a strong heart to stand up against such talk, but I urged my people to be quiet and not to begin a war."

Chief Joseph   war

"It required a strong heart to stand up against such talk, but I urged my people to be quiet and not to begin a war."

Chief Joseph   war

"It required a strong heart to stand up against such talk, but I urged my people to be quiet and not to begin a war."

Chief Joseph   war

"War can be avoided, and it ought to be avoided. I want no war."

Chief Joseph   war

"I saw clearly that war was upon us when I learned that my young men had been secretly buying ammunition."

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"I saw that the war could not be prevented. The time had passed."

Chief Joseph   war

"We had good white friends who advised us against taking the war path. My friend and brother, Mr. Chapman, told us just how the war would end."

Chief Joseph   war
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