The Story of
The original message was
created by Kent Keith for school leaders when he was 19.
He has the youthful leadership attitude of "if I don't
do it, it won't get done," that is encouraged in
Operation Action and Growing Executives of Tomorrow. (link)
Its message traveled far, was enhanced spiritually, and
later found as a poster called "Anyway" in Mother
Teresa's children's hospital in Calcutta. When
people saw that poster, the message took on a new life and
was spread far again.
Dr. Wayne Dyer wrote his book "There's a Spiritual Solution to Every
Problem" and featured Mother Teresa's "Anyway"
calling it "The Final Analysis." In the
book his main theme was the Prayer of St Francis. He did a
popular PBS TV special on the
book and the Prayer. amazon
book link St.Francis
A song inspired by the
"Anyway" spirit is a top 20
song called "Anyway" on the Country Western charts and is sung
by Martina McBride, four time
female vocalist of the year. She sang the song on
the 2006 CMT Awards show, which is frequently
rebroadcast on CMT TV. The biggest applause of the show was
for her performance of this song. It inspires you to build,
love, follow your own dream, and sing your own song.
The song was released on
her album in April
2007. Listen here or view it
now and print out your own poster.
Audio and lyrics click
The 2nd time you play it, will be smoother than the first.
Video of the song as sung on the award
So turn off the bright
lights, turn up the computer volume, plug in external speakers if available, and
The last button on the right of the YouTube video frame will
create a full screen playback on your monitor.
If you don't have a high speed
connection, the 2nd time you play the video will be smooth and
not have pauses.