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a usually pithy and familiar statement expressing an observation or principle generally accepted as wise or true

a rallying term used by proponents of a cause

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The motto suggested, "God our Trust," is taken-from our National Hymn, the "Star-Spangled Banner.
While it is impossible, thus, for Henry's lyric to contain a veiled reference to a situation arising some twenty years after its first appearance, it does seem plausible that Boleyn's motto and Wyatt's own composition use allusions drawn from 'Pastime' because, though it was composed c.
Her lack of enthusiasm might have come from memories of a fallow period I went through as a motto maker.
We're delighted to see the appeals court reach that conclusion with both the National Motto and the Pledge.
And even if it was just 1 percent, nobody should be excluded by our national motto.
Bazinet's proposal the night it was introduced and returned to the motto matter April 23.
George Maynard and his wife, followers of the Jehovah's Witnesses faith, viewed the motto as repugnant to their moral, religious, and political beliefs, and for this reason they covered up the motto on the license plates of their jointly owned family automobiles.
Lancaster's move comes while Bakersfield City Councilwoman Jacquie Sullivan leads an effort to bring the motto to city halls across the state.
This is just the start of a process which could see the existing Latin motto of Out of Earth Cometh Light permanently replaced with a modern version.
But they have: After the senior class at McKenzie High School chose these words as our class motto for graduation, we were told we could not use them because of their biblical source.
Supporters of the law said the move is acceptable since "In God We Trust" is the United States' official motto and also appears on currency.
She also urged all the children to love learning and uphold their school motto of believing in themselves.
WELSH Children's Poet Laureate has been busy working with primary and secondary school children in the Dolgellau area to create a motto for Ysgol Bro Idris.
Paxton said the stickers are "a passive use of a motto steeped in our nation's history" and that the police department would likely win if someone challenged the stickers in court.