When you give the Cub Scout Promise, the words "Do My Best" are often lost among all the other very important words. Let's stop for a minute and carefully consider these words. "Best" describes effort and action above our usual performance You are the only person who can possibly know whether or not you have done your best. Every time you repeat the promise, you agree to do your best. Your best is just that--the very best you can do Think about the meaning of the promise and decide that you will always do your very best, no matter what the job facing you may be.