"As state leaders, I think its important for us to provide our perspectives on issues we face every day - like access to school spending, access to health care and governing in a global economy."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Bill Richardson on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Bill Richardson on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Bill Richardson on Tom Stoppard
"Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul."Bill Richardson on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Bill Richardson on Henry David Thoreau
"President Clinton is going to embrace President Obama, as he should. They are working together. They're different kinds of people. Obama is cool, Clinton is a schmoozer. Both are great speakers. It's a great merging of the party."
"The smartest thing we can do to create high-wage jobs and grow our economy is to keep our focus on education."
"Education enables people and societies to be what they can be."
"Fracking is doable if there's full disclosure of all chemicals used. Secondly, science dictates the policy rather than politics. Third, there's collaboration between environmental groups and the natural gas industry."
"The President, in talking about freedom and democracy, is sparking a wave of very positive democratic sentiment that might help us override both Islamic fundamentalism that has formed in that region, and also some of the hatred for our policies of invading Iraq."