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aspire to

To hope or strive to be or do something. I aspire to be a successful businesswoman like my sister one day. My parents were so patient with us. As a dad, that's what I aspire to.
See also: aspire, to
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

Aim for the stars!

 and Reach for the stars!
Aspire to something!; Set one's goals high! Aim for the stars, son! Don't settle for second best. Set your sights high. Reach for the stars!
See also: aim, for

aspire to something

to seek or aim for something better. She aspires to a job more challenging than her current position. I aspire to far greater things.
See also: aspire, to
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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