Motto, March 1838

Motto of the Church of Christ of  Latterday Saints.
The Constitution of our country formed by the  Fathers of Liberty.
Peace and good order in society Love to God and  good will to man.
All good and wholesome Law’s; And virtue and truth  above all things
And Aristarchy live forever!!!
But Wo to tyrants, Mobs, Aristocracy, Anarchy  and Toryism: And all those who invent or  seek out unrighteous and vexatious lawsuits  under the pretext or color of law or office, either  religious or political.
Exalt the standard of Democracy! Down [p. 16]
JS, motto, Far West, MO, Mar. 1838; handwriting of George W. Robinson; in JS, Journal, Mar.–Sept. 1838, pp. 16–17; CHL.