Daisaku Ikeda is the president of the Soka Gakkai International, a lay Buddhist association pursuing the values of peace, culture, and education. He is the author of "Choose Hope", "For the Sake of Peace", and "On Being Human".
"Hope Is a Decision: Selected Essays is Ikeda's latest
contribution of timely, relevant, contemporary commentaries on the
critically important issues of life in our world today. Informed
and informative, thoughtful and thought-provoking, inspired and
inspiring, the book is very highly recommended." --Midwest Book
"Ikeda's lyrical and contemplative musings give ample reason for hope and optimism, especially during a time when darkness seems to be descending on the world . . . . Ikeda has much to say about the human condition, and he does so artfully and with great understanding." --Joseph S. Pete, Foreword Reviews