Great Throughts Treasury

A database of quotes

Daisaku Ikeda

Japanese Buddhist Philosopher, Educator, Writer and Poet, President of Sōka Gakkai International (SGI), a Nichiren Buddhist lay association with 12 million members in 192 countries and territories, and founder of several educational, cultural and research institutions

"Dialogue, trust and collaboration rooted in humanitarian competition, a competition in self-mastery - this is the basis on which a global society can be built, a global civilization for the twenty-first century."

"With love and patience, nothing is impossible."