Attributed to the Maori leader Te Kooti as a commentary on his experience in dealing with Pakeha colonials of his time.
Kotahi ano te whiwhiwhitanga i te pirita, e kore e hokia
"To be caught in the supplejack once is enough"
And the land was left with nothing.
Found saplings, Maungawhau
The long slow path to healing errors of the past.
Petrified Kauri, Cast Alubronze
Lit. The Sinful Ones. The passage of time has shown there is nothing dignified in calling people names.
Supplejack, Steel, Found Timber