Scout Oaths, Promises, Mottos, and Slogans


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Austria (Scouts) - Promise
ich verspreche bei meiner ehre
dass ich mein bestes tun will
gott und meinem land zu dienen
meinen mitmenschen zu helfen
und nach dem pfadfinder/innen-gesetz zu leben.

I promise on my duty
To do my best
To serve God and my country
To help my fellow people
And to live according to the Scout/Guide Law.

Austria Scout-Guide - Law
- sucht den weg zu gott
- ist treu und hilft wo er/sie kann
- achtet alle menschen und sucht sie zu verstehen
- ueberlegt entscheidet sich und handelt danach
- lebt einfach and schuetzt die natur
- ist froehlich und unverzagt
- nuetzt seine/ihre faehigkeiten
- fuehrt ein gesundes leben

- searches the path to god
- is loyal and helps whereever he/she can [helpful]
- respects all people and tries to understand them
- reflects decides and acts accordingly
- leads a "simple" life and protects nature
- is joyful
- uses his/her abilities
- leads a healthy life

Alternate Translation
A Scout searches the path to God
A Scout is loyal and helps wherever s/he can be helpful
A Scout respects all people and tries to understand them
A Scout reflects, decides and acts accordingly
A Scout leads a "simple" life
A Scout protects nature
A Scout is joyful
A Scout leads a healthy life
A Scout uses his/her abilities

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