Too much too soon can upset the balance. Take your time and let the natural flow work for you.-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.
If Turtle has come to you in your Dreams;
To dream that you are being chased by a turtle, indicates that you are hiding behind a facade, instead of confronting the things that are bothering you.
To see a turtle in your dream symbolizes perseverance, determination, and longevity. You need to take some chances in order to get ahead in life. The opportunities for advancement are opened to you, but you need to take the next step. Alternatively, the turtle represents the need to be sheltered or protected from life’s problems