The turtle has the wisdom of knowing that all things come in perfect and divine timing.
The Turtle understands the need for protection, self protection and protection of those you love. It's shell is it's home, if threatened it retreats to the safety of its shell. The symbolic meaning is you can create a spiritual shield to arm yourself against negativity, harmful influences and painful memories.
Sea turtles take vast journeys in the sea, letting the tide take her where it will. She surrenders in infinite trust knowing that all will be okay and she will arrive when and where opportunity will serve her. Turtles teach us to enjoy the journey of our life, trusting in the flow and partaking of the blessings that are bestowed along the way.