Matthew 12:25: “And Jesus knew their thoughts, and said unto them, Every kingdom divided against itself is brought to desolation; and every city or house divided against itself shall not stand.”

Kentucky became the 15th state of the Union on June 1, 1792. A little over six months later, on Dec. 20, 1792, the first Kentucky General Assembly adopted the official seal of the Commonwealth, including the state motto, “United We Stand, Divided We Fall.”