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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For heaven's sake politicians, stop gazing at your navel, worrying about the Leveson report, come into the real world and show a bit of guts for once.