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Proverbs containing the word Star

Through hardship to the stars

Here 'stars' is synonymous with fame or renown. It is a translation of the Latin proverb, Per aspera ad astra, and means that the road to fame... Read more →

Hitch your wagon to star

Have high ideals. Make it your aim to rise above wordy things. We owe this proverb to Ralph Waldo Emerson, the American philosopher. Here is a... Read more →

Per ardua ad astra

It is the Latin for Through hardship to the stars. This is one of those proverbs that have remained more common in their original form than in... Read more →