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
Submitted by Anonymous
Every time I look at myself and think on how much I've gone through, I still hardly believe that I have become the strong...
Who Has Given More?
Submitted by Jaren L Davis
It started as casual small talk; catching up on life events since our last encounter. The conversation turned to a new topic,...
Submitted by Perry Catlin
Growing up has always been a struggle. Ever since I was a baby, my Mom has been nothing but a loving single mother. When she...
Everyday Hero Stories
In March 2002, I was to have a surgery and stay over one night. I ended up in ICU for 17 weeks. I then spent many months in...
In my life there really has not been too many people that I have been able to look up to. However, there are two people who...
My grandmother is the total embodiment of love, patience and kindness. When my parents abandoned me at a very young age, she...
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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