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Oxford dictionary definition of the word motto:
noun (plural mottoes or mottos)
1a short sentence or phrase chosen as encapsulating the beliefs or ideals of an individual, family, or institution:
the family motto is ‘Faithful though Unfortunate’
2 Music a phrase which recurs throughout a musical work and has some symbolical significance:
they were developing the use of leitmotifs or mottoes that appear throughout an opera
late 16th century: from Italian, ‘word’