Food for thought

Videos
Einstein on Mahatma Gandhi:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sH5kNcAxtKs&NR=1

Martin Luther King on Mahatma Gandhi:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PQayMdP79cg&NR=1

Two short letters exchanged between Einstein and Gandhi Ji, along with some notes that Einstein had scribbled on Gandhi Ji on his theoretical papers:
http://streams.gandhiserve.org/einstein.html

6 minute audio clip of Mahatma Gandhi talking of his views on God:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_SakitCoNYc&feature=related

Quotes
“He who has health has hope. He who has hope has everything”

“The first wealth is health.”
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Energy and persistence after all things.”
– Benjamin Franklin

“Be persistent in good actions.”
– The prophet Mohamed

“You must be the change you want to see in the world.”
– Mahatma Gandhi

“Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.”
– Abraham Lincoln

“The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.”
– Thomas Alva Edison

“Unless we put medical freedom into the Constitution, the time will come when medicine will organize into an undercover dictatorship to restrict the art of healing to one class of men and deny equal privileges to others: The Constitution of this Republic should make a special privilege for medical freedom as well as religious freedom.”
– Dr. Benjamin Rush, Signer of the Declaration of Independence

“It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.”
– Mahatma Gandhi, Indian political and spiritual leader (1869 – 1948)

“Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness – an open and noble temper.”
– Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) U.S. poet, essayist and lecturer

“Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.”
– Buddha (563 BC-483 BC) Founder of Buddhism

“You can set yourself up to be sick, or you can choose to stay well.”
– Wayne Dyer (1940-?) American psychotherapist, author and lecturer

“The sovereign invigorator of the body is exercise, and of all the exercises walking is the best.”
– Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) Third President of the United States

“One of the signs of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one’s work is terribly important.”
– Bertrand Russell (1872-1970) British logician and philosopher

“Take care of your body with steadfast fidelity. The soul must see through these eyes alone, and if they are dim, the whole world is clouded.”
– Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832) German poet, novelist and dramatist

“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.”
– Mahatma Gandhi, Indian political and spiritual leader (1869 – 1948)