"Humanity has experienced many revolutionary changes over the course of history: revolutions in agriculture, in science, industrial production, as well as numerous political revolutions. But these have all been limited to the external aspects of our individual and collective lives."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Daisaku Ikeda on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Daisaku Ikeda on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Daisaku Ikeda on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Daisaku Ikeda on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Daisaku Ikeda on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"No one should be left to suffer alone."
"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."
"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."
"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."
"Dialogue and education for peace can help free our hearts from the impulse toward intolerance and the rejection of others."