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

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