Leaders should be modest and humble.
Let’s convey our appreciation and respect for
those around us through our words and actions.
This is in keeping with Nichiren Daishonin’s words,
“The purpose of the appearance in this world of
Shakyamuni Buddha … lies in his behavior
(*)”The Three Kinds of Treasure,” WND-1, p. 853
Tentative translation of “To My Friends” published in the Seikyo Shimbun, based on President Ikeda’s recent guidance.