Nichiren Daishonin urges,
“Now you must strengthen
[your faith] more than ever.”(*)
Those who continue to challenge
themselves with the spirit,
“I will win over myself of yesterday!”
are the greatest victors.

(*) “Supremacy of the Law,” WND I 614

Tentative translation of “To My Friends” published in the Seikyo Shimbun, based on President Ikeda’s recent guidance.