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 Patricia Bay
By: Patricia L. Bay, Psy.D.
I looked across the room and saw him staring at me. I waited for a moment...
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 Anonymous
My mother was a model in the 70s. She had a model friend, Remy, who loved the good life. This woman dated much and partied as...
Everyday Hero Stories
Richie has dedicated his time repeatedly to serving the Veterans of our community through over 260 hours of Community Service...
Belinda is a caring person who tries to be with her family as much as she can. She is a strong,independent woman. She works...
My hero it's my five year old daughters mom. She's my hero cause I had a big fall I'm still climbing up from and she puts my...
Pass It On
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