Be someone who provides reassurance
and inspires trust,
and of whom others say,
“When I talk to them, they cheer me up.”
“When they are near me,
I feel comforted and heartened.
“Let’s be the never-ending light of encouragement for others!
Tentative translation of “To My Friends” published in the Seikyo Shimbun, based on President Ikeda’s recent guidance.