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

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