Scout Motto &
The Scout Law
A Scout is TRUSTWORTHY
A scout tells the truth. He keeps his promises.
Honesty is a part of his code of conduct. People can
always depend on him.
A Scout is LOYAL
A Scout is true to his family, friends, scout
leaders, school, nation and world community.
A Scout is HELPFUL
A Scout is concerned about other people. He
willingly volunteers to help others without expecting
payment or reward.
A Scout is FRIENDLY
A Scout is a friend to all. He is a brother to
other Scouts and all the people of the world. He seeks
to understand others. He respects those with ideas and
customs that are different from his own.
A Scout is COURTEOUS
A Scout is polite to everyone regardless of age
or position. He knows that good manners make it easier
for people to get along together.
A Scout is KIND
A Scout understands there is strength in being
gentle. He treats others as he wants to be treated.
Without good reason, he does not harm or kill any living
A Scout is OBEDIENT
A Scout follows the rules of his family, school,
religion, and troop. He obeys the laws of his community
and country. If he thinks these rules and laws are
unfair, he tries to have them changed in an orderly
manner rather than disobey them.
A Scout is CHEERFUL
A Scout looks for the bright side of life. He
cheerfully does tasks that come his way. He tries to
make others happy.
A Scout is THRIFTY
A Scout works to pay his way and to help others.
He saves for the future. He protects and conserves
natural resources. He carefully uses time and property.
A Scout is BRAVE
A Scout can face danger even if he is afraid. He
has the courage to stand for what he thinks is right
even if others laugh at him or threaten him.
A Scout is CLEAN
A scout keeps his body and mind fit and clean. He
chooses the company of those who live by these same
ideals. He helps keep his home and community clean.
A Scout is REVERENT
A Scout is reverent toward God. He is faithful in
his religious duties. He respects the beliefs of others.