"I would like to share with you the treasures of the human spirit that I have come across in my reading and travels, and the priceless treasures of the heart I have gained through my personal life struggles."-SGI President Daisaku Ikeda
Making good friends, balancing studies and extra-curricular activities, becoming more confident-these are universal challenges that confront high school students. In this book, President Ikeda engages with youth through his dialogues, offering guidance and practical advice that easily resonates with young hearts. His intersperses his discussion liberally with the struggles of such eminent people as Nelson Mandela, Valentina Tereshkova, Wangari Maathai, Rosa Parks and Goethe for readers to draw inspiration from on how to have big dreams, set clear goals, challenge obstacles and win despite all odds. President Ikeda assures them that imbibing the spirit of oness of mentor and disciple in all that they do, is the key to living a life of courage and wisdom.