Hope

Rhode Island State Motto

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Hope

Hope - Rhode Island's state motto; photo by Micah Laaker on Flickr (noncommercial use permitted with attribution / share alike).

Hope

The official state motto of Rhode Island is simply "Hope." The state motto appears on the great seal and flag of Rhode Island.

The use of the word "Hope" was probably inspired by the biblical phrase "hope we have as an anchor of the soul."

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Images

Representation of the state seal at Rhode Island State House; photo by Martin Kalfatovic on Flickr (noncommercial use permitted with attribution / share alike).

Seal of Rhode Island

Flag of Rhode Island; public domain image on Wikipedia.

Flag of Rhode Island