The definitions of commitment in Websters Online Dictionary that are intended within the OneRoad Traveled writings are:
- The trait of sincere and steadfast fixity of purpose.
- The act of binding yourself to a course of action.
Commitment is sincere, not half-hearted. Commitment is steadfast and binding, not just a willingness to start. Commitment is made by personal choice, not by yielding to pressure from others. Commitment is continuing action, not just a feeling.
Commitment is surrounded by dedication, resolve, perseverance, and purpose.