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
Messed Up Life!
Submitted by Anonymous
My life got pretty crazy when I turned eleven. I broke my wrist and sprained my ankle playing basketball, my best friend...
Now That's Love
Submitted by Anonymous
My grandmother and my grandfather were married for over 50 years. I can only imagine what brought my grandmother, a native...
Devoted To Giving My Niece A Good Life
Submitted by Rae’ Anne
When my sister had her first child, she was only 17 years old. I was just 14 when I found out that I was going to have a...
Everyday Hero Stories
My hero is also my best friend! He has been there for me through the roughest times of my life,times when my own immediate...
My dad is my hero. He used to carry me on his back to bed and read me a story--every night. He taught me how to fish in the...
Since today is Mother's Day, I thought it would be fitting to talk about a hero in my life.
My mother has the biggest...
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