gaze at (one's) navel

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gaze at (one's) navel

To be excessively focused on or preoccupied with one's personal problems or concerns. Good luck getting John's attention—he's too busy gazing at his navel to help anybody else.
See also: gaze, navel
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But then Fab has never been short of confidence and he is not the sort to gaze at his navel and question his own ability.