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...
Fred, The Amazing 96 Year Old
Submitted by Oceanna
Fred is an exceptional 96 year old, who recently lost his wife (together for 75 years). To help ease his grief, and honor her...
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
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...
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...
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...
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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