Oregon State Motto

She Flies With Her Own Wings

The state motto of Oregon is "Alis Volat Propriis," which is a Latin phrase that translates to "She Flies With Her Own Wings" in English. Adopted in 1987, this motto reflects the spirit of independence and self-reliance associated with the state of Oregon. It signifies the idea that Oregon and its residents are capable of determining their own destiny and flourishing independently. The motto is often seen as a symbol of the state's pioneering and individualistic ethos.