"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."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Daisaku Ikeda on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Daisaku Ikeda on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Daisaku Ikeda on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Daisaku Ikeda on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Daisaku Ikeda on William Shakespeare
"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."