These are people who are capable of devotion, public devotion, to justice. They meant what they said and every day that passes, they mean it more.
Those who seek to satisfy the mind of man by hampering it with ceremonies and music and affecting charity and devotion have lost their original nature.
To rely upon conviction, devotion, and other excellent spiritual qualities; that is not to be taken seriously in politics.
The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it - and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.
Everybody likes to go their own way--to choose their own time and manner of devotion.
The devotion of the greatest is to encounter risk and danger, and play dice for death.
The need for devotion to something outside ourselves is even more profound than the need for companionship. If we are not to go to pieces or wither away, we must have some purpose in life; for no man can live for himself alone.
This, and this alone, is Christianity, a universal holiness in every part of life, a heavenly wisdom in all our actions, not conforming to the spirit and temper of the world but turning all worldly enjoyments into means of piety and devotion to God.
The important thing is not the finding, it is the seeking, it is the devotion with which one spins the wheel of prayer and scripture, discovering the truth little by little. If this machine gave you the truth immediately, you would not recognize it,
But they for whom I am the supreme goal, who do all work renouncing self for me and meditate on me with single-hearted devotion, these I will swiftly rescue from death's vast sea, for their consciousness has entered into me.
Patriotism varies, from a noble devotion to a moral lunacy.
Devotion is a train without any track that somehow never fails to make its way back.
These worthy schoolteachers were not overburdened with diplomas, but as far as devotion and morality were concerned, they were second to none; they wore plum-colored silk blouses that caressed my cheeks when they pressed me to their bosoms.
Destruction is a true sign of devotion. As I always tell my girlfriend when she threatens to kill me. 'You should kill me and it would tell me that you love me.
Perpetual devotion to what a man calls his business, is only to be sustained by perpetual neglect of many other things.
I find no quality so easy for a man to counterfeit as devotion, though his life and manner are not conformable to it; the essence of it is abstruse and occult, but the appearances easy and showy.
With faith, discipline and selfless devotion to duty, there is nothing worthwhile that you cannot achieve.
May the spirit of devotion to duty which inspires us always dominate this Committees conferences!
A lover without indiscretion is no lover at all. Circumspection and devotion are a contradiction in terms.
My greatest debt will always be to the movie-going public of yesterday and today, without whose love and devotion I would have had no story to tell.
The Christian always mixes prudence with his devotion. He is willing to serve three gods, but draws the line at one wife.
I have full confidence in your courage, devotion to duty and skill in battle. We will accept nothing less than full victory!
Doubt the man who swears to his devotion.
This is a race in a heavily Democratic state that, for a Republican candidate, will require full-time devotion in order to win... I could not be a senator and a father during this campaign. I could only be a candidate.
It is my experience that awareness of nearness of God and reverence for that power creates reverence for self, reverence for the other, reverence for nature and reverence for the entire creation, and devotion as an expression of gratitude to God can turn into a social force to bring about transformative changes in all aspects of human life and at all levels of society.