Devotion is having profound dedication, love or loyalty.
“Devotion, when it does not lie under the check of reason, is apt to degenerate into enthusiasm.”
—Joseph Addison English Essayist, Poet, Playwright And Politician.
“A champion is someone who gets up when he can't.”
—Jack Dempsey Heavy Weight Boxer
“In the uttermost meaning of the words, thought is devout, and devotion is thought. Deep calls unto deep.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson Philosopher, Poet, Author, Essayist
“True strength lies in submission which permits one to dedicate his life, through devotion, to something beyond himself.”
—Henry Miller Author, Writer
“I learned that landscape by drawing it, and I came to care for it with a lover's devotion. ”
—Philip Pullman Writer, Author
Stories About Devotion
Most Devoted Mom
Submitted by Carly Bruce
My mom is an amazing woman. She is 43 years old with four kids currently living at home with her. In the last four years she...
My Sheltie, My Sheltie
Submitted by Anonymous
I was about 12 years old in the late seventies and being raised by my hard of hearing grandmother. We lived in a small twelve...
A Vicious Cycle Broken
Submitted by Nicole Ramos
My mother was not the best example to look up to for guidance. She did not know or understand how to be a good mother,...
Everyday Hero Stories
My grandmother is the total embodiment of love, patience and kindness. When my parents abandoned me at a very young age, she...
Belinda is a caring person who tries to be with her family as much as she can. She is a strong,independent woman. She works...
Throughout life, we all run into people that we consider are heroes. A hero is someone who, in the opinion of others, has...
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This was amazing
Glenn, Lacey Wa
Devotion = one portion endurance, one portion tenacity, one portion patience, and the largest portion is love.
Sonia Alexandria, Berlin, Md
Devotion is doing even when we don't feel like it.
Bruce Willingham, Warner Robins, Ga
I think that devotion is important because if you were Shawn Johnson or some other famous person, you need to devote yourself to something and work hard you can do it. Without devotion, people wouldn't be where they were today.
Kathryn V, Mingo Ia
You should trust your self no matter what you do.You should believe in yourself.
Angel D, Granada East