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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 14, 2008

    How to Break Through Adversity

    Determination offers thoughts on how to break through adversity in the face of life's struggles. From the selected quotes, sampled from the hundreds of writings by author Ikeda and those who inspire him, the reader has a sense of continuity. One quote leads beautifully to the next, examining many facets of the emotion which fuels a fight rather than a flight in the storm of hardships and obstacles that arise in the pursuit of a dream. Mr. Ikeda teaches abstract concepts with examples from ordinary life. For example, 'Why doesn't constant trampling defeat the dandelion? The key to its strength is its long and sturdy root, which extends deep into the earth. The same principle applies to people. The true victors in life are those who, enduring repeated challenges and setbacks, have sent the roots of their being to such a depth that nothing can shake them.'

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    Posted July 13, 2009

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