Another name of the Buddha is "One Who Can Endure."* Let's not be swayed by whatever situation we might be facing now. Rather, no matter what happens, let's live out our lives by fulfilling our unique missions, patiently and with perseverance, just as we promised ourselves!
*One Who Can Endure - http://www.nichirenlibrary.org/en/dic/Content/O/31
Translation of "To My Friends" published in the Seikyo Shimbun, based on President Ikeda's recent guidance, with universal value and application