With love and patience, nothing is impossible.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

Ultimately, all human activities have as their goal the realization of happiness. Why, then, have we ended up producing the opposite result? Could the underlying cause be our failure to correctly understand the true nature of happiness?


Daisaku Ikeda

896

There are no greater treasures than the highest human qualities such as compassion, courage and hope. Not even tragic accident or disaster can destroy such treasures of the heart.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

A great revolution in just one single individual will help achieve a change in the destiny of a society and, further, will enable a change in the destiny of humankind.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

I have for some time urged that a nuclear abolition summit to mark the effective end of the nuclear era be convened in Hiroshima and Nagasaki on the 70th anniversary of the bombings of those cities, with the participation of national leaders and representatives of global civil society.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

No one should be left to suffer alone.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

A commitment to human rights cannot be fostered simply through the transmission of knowledge. Action and experience play a crucial role in the learning process.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

Where there is an absence of international political leadership, civil society should step in to fill the gap, providing the energy and vision needed to move the world in a new and better direction.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

Leadership that exploits and sacrifices young people on the altar of its goals is nothing more than raw, demonic power. Genuine leadership is found in ceaseless efforts to foster young people, to pave the way forward for them.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

I believe that we must maintain pride in the knowledge that the actions we take, based on our own decisions and choices as individuals, link directly to the magnificent challenge of transforming human history.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

A commitment to human rights cannot be fostered simply through the transmission of knowledge. Action and experience play a crucial role in the learning process.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

A healthy vision of the future is not possible without an accurate knowledge of the past.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

Since ancient times, people from throughout Asia have brought to Japan their talents, knowledge and energy, helping to lay the basis for Japan’s existence as a country.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

To communicate the truths of history is an act of hope for the future.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

When one takes action for others, one’s own suffering is transformed into the energy that can keep one moving forward a light of hope illuminating a new tomorrow for oneself and others is kindled.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

There are no greater treasures than the highest human qualities such as compassion, courage and hope. Not even tragic accident or disaster can destroy such treasures of the heart.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

A person, who no matter how desperate the situation, gives others hope, is a true leader.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

History is filled with tragic examples of wars that result from diplomatic impasse. Whether in our local communities or in international relations, the skillful use of our communicative capacities to negotiate and resolve differences is the first evidence of human wisdom.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

I believe that we must maintain pride in the knowledge that the actions we take, based on our own decisions and choices as individuals, link directly to the magnificent challenge of transforming human history.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

To communicate the truths of history is an act of hope for the future.


Daisaku Ikeda

896

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