Do It Anyway

Do It Anyway

People are often unreasonable, illogical and self-centered;
Forgive them anyway.

If you are kind, people may accuse you
of selfish, ulterior motives
Be kind anyway.

If you are successful, you will win some
false friends and some true enemies;
Succeed anyway.

If you are honest and frank, people may cheat you;
Be honest and frank anyway.

What you spend years building,
someone could destroy overnight;
Build anyway.

If you find serenity and happiness,
they may be jealous;
Be happy anyway.

The good you do today, people will
forget tomorrow,
Do good anyway.

Give the world the best you have, and
it may never be enough;
Give the world the best you’ve got … anyway.

You see, in the final analysis, it is
between you and God;
It never was between you and them anyway..

-Mother Theresa

Today’s “leaping” exercise:  Whatever it is about this inspirational example of Come-to-the-Edge-Today-living that touches you most, make the commitment Today, to Just Do It AnywayDo it for you……

With you on the road from action through inspiration –Joan Kappes

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