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DEDICATION

Dedication is commitment to a task or purpose.

Dedication michelle kwan

  • “The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.”

    —Walter Bagehot Businessman, Journalist, Economist

  • “The power of a movement lies in the fact that it can indeed change the habits of people. This change is not the result of force but of dedication, of moral persuasion.”

    —Stephen Biko South African Political Leader

  • “The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.”

    —Cecil B. DeMille Filmmaker

  • “When you have a great and difficult task, something perhaps almost impossible, if you only work a little at a time, every day a little, suddenly the work will finish itself.”

    —Isak Dinesen [Karen Blixen] Author

  • “Good, better, best. Never let it rest. Until your good is better and your better is best.”

    —Tim Duncan Professional Basketball Player

Stories About Dedication

The Two Failures

Submitted by Anonymous

I remember that hot summer afternoon when I was finally taken to the hospital to get a glimpse of my much-awaited sibling. I...

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Near Death And Back

Submitted by Anonymous

My whole childhood I focused on training to play professional soccer. Through the mid 90's I advanced through Olympic...

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Running The Emotional Distance

Submitted by Anonymous

The year 1999 will forever be the turning point in my life and the lives of so many others. Shortly after being diagnosed...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Mark B

My hero is my husband. When I met him five years ago I was a single mother who was trying to get my life back on track. He...

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Anna And Lawrence T

My parents married in the late 50's when it was still very taboo for a couple of different races to marry. Plus they got...

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Judy L

My mother is a silent hero in our education community. She has been teaching for close to 30 years, most of which was spent...

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Chesnee, Rusd

Para fazer nossas vontades precisamos de dedicação: financeira, mental, física, etc... Por isso a dedicação está com os vencedores. To make our wills need dedication: financial, mental, physical, etc ... So the dedication is to the winners.
Anderson, Colatina, Es Brasil

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Poopy D., Texas