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...
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...
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...
Everyday Hero Stories
Linda has always been an inspiration to me but in the past three years she has also become my hero. Her husband, Brad, was...
Throughout life, we all run into people that we consider are heroes. A hero is someone who, in the opinion of others, has...
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...
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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