What is Red Indian?

Famous quotes containing the words indian and/or red:

    Having resumed our seats in the canoe, I felt the Indian wiping my back, which he had accidently spat upon. He said it was a sign that I was going to be married.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Red lips are not so red As the stained stones kissed by the English dead.
    Wilfred Owen (1893–1918)