U.S. State Mottos

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Can you name the U.S. states (and D.C.) by their mottos?

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MottoState/TerritoryEnglish translation
Sic semper tyrannisThus always to tyrants
Qui transtulit sustinetHe who transplanted sustains
Virtue, Liberty, and IndependenceN/A
Virtute et armisBy valor and arms
Si quaeris peninsulam amoenam circumspiceIf you seek a pleasant peninsula, look around you
Equal RightsN/A
DirigoI direct
Audemus jura nostra defendereWe dare defend our rights
In God We TrustN/A
Ense petit placidam sub libertate quietemBy the sword we seek peace, but peace only under liberty
Esto perpetuaLet it be perpetual
Crescit eundoIt grows as it goes
Union, justice, confidenceN/A
United we stand, divided we fall / Deo gratiam habeamusLet us be grateful to God
EurekaI have found it
Liberty and prosperityN/A
Agriculture and commerceN/A
Liberty and IndependenceN/A
Labor omnia vincitLabor conquers all things
Esse quam videriTo be, rather than to seem
North to the futureN/A
Justitia OmnibusJustice for all
State sovereignty, national unionN/A
The Crossroads of AmericaN/A
MottoState/TerritoryEnglish translation
Equality before the lawN/A
Dum spiro spero / Animis opibusque paratiWhile I breathe, I hope / Ready in soul and resource
Fatti maschii, parole femineManly deeds, womanly words
Wisdom, justice, and moderationN/A
Al-ki [unofficial]By and by
Alis volat propriisShe flies with her own wings
Regnat populusThe people rule
ExcelsiorEver upward
Nil sine numineNothing without Providence
Under God the people ruleN/A
Salus populi suprema lex estoLet the welfare of the people be the supreme law
Ua Mau ke Ea o ka ʻĀina i ka PonoThe life of the land is perpetuated by righteousness
All For Our CountryN/A
Ditat DeusGod enriches
Liberty and union, now and forever, one and inseparableN/A
Our liberties we prize and our rights we will maintainN/A
With God, all things are possibleN/A
Freedom and UnityN/A
Montani semper liberiMountaineers are always free
Oro y plataGold and silver
L'étoile du NordThe Star of the North
Live Free or DieN/A
Ad astra per asperaTo the stars through difficulties

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