The provinces of Canada have each adopted a motto which is inscribed on the provincial coat of arms or crest. The territory of Nunavut is the only one of the three territories of Canada with a motto.
|Province / Territory||Motto|
||Fortis et Liber
"Strong and free"
||Splendor Sine Occasu
"Splendour without diminishment"
||Gloriosus et Liber
"Glorious and free"
"Hope was restored"
||Quaerite Prime Regnum Dei
"Seek ye first the Kingdom of God"
||Munit Haec et Altera Vincit
"One defends and the other conquers"
||Nunavut Sanginivut (in Inuktitut)
"Nunavut, our strength"
||Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet
"Loyal she began, loyal she remains"
||Parva Sub Ingenti
"The small under the protection of the great"
||Je me souviens
||Multibus E Gentibus Vires
"From many peoples strength"