Tennessee's state motto is “Agriculture and Commerce.” The motto was adopted officially by the General Assembly in 1987 and is one of the youngest state mottos in the United States...
US State Mottos
Some states have officially designated a state motto by an act of the state legislature, whereas other states have the motto only as an element of their seals.
All of the United States' 50 states have a state motto, as do the District of
Columbia and three US territories. A motto is a phrase meant to formally describe
Official state mottos of the United States; list of 50 state mottos - translation for
Latin mottos - facts, history, photos.
Alabama: At Least We're not Mississippi -&- Yes, We Have Electricity
Alaska: 11,623 Eskimos Can't be Wrong! -&- We Also Take American Money
Hawaii: Haka Tiki Mou Sha'ami Leeki Toru (Death to Mainland Scum, But Leave Your Money)
Idaho: More Than Just Potatoes... Well Ok... More »
The following table includes a list of each state and their state motto in
This page lists the state mottos for the 50 US states. If the state motto is not in
English, the English translation is shown in parentheses.
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Mar 24, 2005 ... State mottoes may be said to reflect the character and beliefs of the citizens of the
state, or more accurately, the citizens of the state when they ...
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