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Dedication Quotes

Your powers are dead or dedicated. If they are dedicated, they are alive with God and tingle with surprising power. If they are saved up, taken care of for their own ends, they are dead.

Author: Eli Stanley Jones (1884-1973)

Profession: American Missionary

There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, ''Thy will be done,'' and those to whom God says, ''All right, then, have it your way.''

Author: C. S. Lewis (1898-1963)

Profession: British Academic, Writer, Christian Apologist

I will place no value on anything I have or may possess except in relation to the kingdom of Christ.

Author: David Livingstone (1813-1873)

Profession: British Missionary, Explorer

Nothing earthly will make me give up my work in despair.

Author: David Livingstone (1813-1873)

Profession: British Missionary, Explorer

After the cheers have died down and the stadium is empty, after the headlines have been written and after you are back in the quiet of your room and the championship ring has been placed on the dresser and all the pomp and fanfare has faded, the enduring things that are left are: the dedication to excellence, the dedication to victory, and the dedication to doing with our lives the very best we can to make the world a better place in which to live.

Author: Vince Lombardi (1913-1970)

Profession: American Football Coach

In order to excel, you must be completely dedicated to your chosen sport. You must also be prepared to work hard and be willing to accept destructive criticism. Without 100 percent dedication, you won't be able to do this.

Author: Willie Mays (1931)

Profession: American Baseball Player

It is a great deal easier to do that which God gives us to do, no matter how hard it is, than to face the responsibilities of not doing it.

Author: J. R. Miller

Profession: American Golfer

By the grace of God, I'll be that man.

Author: Dwight L. Moody (1837-1899)

Profession: American Evangelist

God doesn't seek for golden vessels, and does not ask for silver ones, but He must have clean ones.

Author: Dwight L. Moody (1837-1899)

Profession: American Evangelist

The winning team has a dedication. It will have a core of veteran players who set the standards. They will not accept defeat.

Author: Merlin Olsen

Profession: American Football Player, Sports Broadcaster, Actor

The condition of an enlightened mind is a surrendered heart.

Author: Alan Redpath


I wish to preach, not the doctrine of ignoble ease, but the doctrine of the strenuous life.

Author: Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919)

Profession: Twenty-sixth President of the USA

Obedience is the fruit of faith.

Author: Christina Rossetti (1830-1894)

Profession: British Poet, Lyricist

You will not be carried to Heaven lying at ease upon a feather bed.

Author: Samuel Rutherford (1600-1661)

Profession: Scottish Pastor

The concentration and dedication- the intangibles are the deciding factors between who won and who lost.

Author: Tom Seaver