Difference between revisions of "Scout Law"

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A Scout is helpful and trustworthy,  
 
A Scout is helpful and trustworthy,  
kind and cheerful,
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Kind and cheerful,
considerate and clean,  
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Considerate and clean,  
wise in the use of all resources.
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And wise in the use of all resources.
 
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Latest revision as of 20:29, 9 November 2020

Current

A Scout is helpful and trustworthy,
Kind and cheerful,
Considerate and clean,
And wise in the use of all resources.

Past

  1. A Scout’s honour is to be trusted.
  2. A Scout is loyal (to the King/Queen, his country, his Scouters, his parents, his employers, and those under him).
  3. A Scout’s duty is to be useful and to help others.
  4. A Scout is a friend to all and a brother to every other Scout.

  5. A Scout is courteous.
  6. A Scout is a friend to animals.
  7. A Scout obeys orders of his parents, Patrol Leader or Scoutmaster without question.
  8. A Scout smiles and whistles under all difficulties.
  9. A Scout is thrifty.
  10. A Scout is clean in thought, word and deed.

Unofficial 11th Law

  • A Scout is not a fool. He thinks a thing out for himself, sees both sides, and has the pluck to stick up for what he knows to be the right.