know where (one) is going

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know where (one) is going

To have a clear knowledge of what one wants to be achieve and resolute determination to make it happen. Since she was a little girl, she knew where she was going—nothing was going to stop her from being a fighter pilot. I wish he would pick a degree program and stick with it. I'm just worried that he doesn't seem to know where he's going in life.
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know where you’re ˈgoing

know clearly what you want to achieve (in life, in your job, etc.): He knows exactly where he’s going. He wants to be an actor.
See also: going, know
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I don't know where I'm going to live for the rest of my life.
I also don't know where I'm going or the area I'm working in.
IT'S SOMEWHERE I don't know where I'm going, no one tells Me I'm confused, For there's somewhere I need to be, it's a Place where I can choose, Imagination is an advantage, they say 'Oh just Let yourself go,' Day-dreaming again, others tell me, 'You're always Somewhere else, where wild winds blow,' I'm in the country, it's very hot, sky intensely blue In fields of yellow corn, Crickets in hedgerows, cawing crows circling overhead, With lolling lambs just newly born, The sky growing dark with thunder threatening and Flickers of lightning, Poplars uncomfortably rustling, against a scarlet horizon, Simply frightening, An impossible dream, a place unknown, yet on the cusp of Memory, somewhere I do know, It evades me, it escapes beyond that dying horizon, it's Somewhere I will finally go.
The Brecon BBC recording will include the only recorded version of Galway Shawl and I Know Where I'm Going.
I don't know where I'm going I know you'll be there with me Every breath I take I thank you, I know you saved me
I'm told Nadia, who still looks like a bloke, was very emotional while dining at the Ivy with Kenny Everett's old pal, Cleo Rocos, as she wailed: "I don't know where I'm going.
I know where I'm going, and most importantly, where I've come from.
Every time I go out they want to know where I'm going, when I'll be back and who I am with.
I don't know where I'm going to put it when I get home,'' admitted Swank as she left holding her statuette.
No, I don't know where I'm going But, I sure know where I've been Hanging on the promises In songs of yesterday An' I've made up my mind, I ain't wasting no more time Tho' I keep searching for an answer, I never seem to find what I'm looking for Oh Lord, I pray You give me strength to carry on, 'Cos I know what it means To walk along the lonely street of dreams Entries to: Rick Fulton, Daily Record, One Central Quay, Glasgow G3 8DA or email r.
Now, they'll never know where I'm going to be, so they can't isolate on me.
At the moment I have a couple of clubs that want to sign me but I don't know where I'm going to end up to be honest.
At this stage in my life, I don't know where I'm going to go,'' said Encino resident Queenie Osinoff, who has lived on her property near the freeway for 50 years.
But I'm happy I know where I'm going to be for the next three years.
Plus, it's just nice to know where I'm going to college.