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These essays by Soka Gakkai International (SGI) President Daisaku Ikeda bequeath us his prescriptions for maintaining hope in difficult times when it seems more natural to despair. Having lived through the tragedies of a world torn apart by World War II -- in which he...

Daisaku Ikeda says, "Even if you're sometimes laughed at, or people let you down, keep going." There may very well be times when, just like Emu, we must be deaf to negativity if we want to succeed....

"Hope is a magic weapon that enables us to make our dreams come true," says Daisaku Ikeda. "No matter how hopeless things appear, [there is a moment when] hope is reborn." Read about a frog who refuses to give up....