Rhode Island Motto
The state motto of Rhode Island is "Hope".

This simple and optimistic Rhode Island state motto is featured on both the state seal and state flag. The Rhode Island state motto was adopted in the year of 1875.

According to the historical writer, Howard M. Chapin, the biblical phrase "hope we have as an anchor of the soul" is considered the main inspiration and background for the Rhode Island motto "Hope".

Other mottos and slogans of Rhode Island:

  • Unwind in New England
Some funny mottos and politically incorrect slogans of Rhode Island:
  • We're Not REALLY An Island
  • Size Ain't Everything
  • Things Look BIGGER in Rhode Island
  • Small, Yes, But We Know What to Do with It!
  • 2,490 Square Miles. Suck It, Rhode Island
  • It's Like the Period at the End of a 49 Word Sentence
Top Copyright © 2018 - USAfactbook.org - All rights reserved.