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
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...
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...
The Moment My Mother's Soul Left This Life
Submitted by Cindy Byers Hennessy
My mother, 85 at the time, called me to say that she had stopped driving. So my husband said, "Go, take care of her as long...
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 husband, Richard, will always be my hero. We will soon celebrate our 17th wedding anniversary and during these years he...
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