Go within your shell and come out only when your ideas are ready to be expressed.-Turtle
If Turtle has crossed your path:
Turtle can also be a signal that you need to ground yourself and your energy to Earth.
If Turtle is your Animal Totem:
You have exceptional navigation skills. You can always find your way through anything. You also have a tendency to withdraw into your shell if your find yourself in an uncomfortable or what you perceive as a threatening situation. You must also be mindful of returning to the Earth what she has given you. Honor the creative source within you. Use water and earth energies to create a harmonious flow in your life. Ask the Earth for assistance and her riches will pour forth.