set (one's) sights low(redirected from set our sights low)
set (one's) sights low
To have low expectations or ambitions. My brother's attitude is that, if you set your sights low, you won't be disappointed by life.
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set your sights ˈhigh/ˈlowbe ambitious/not ambitious; expect a lot/little from your life: If you set your sights high, you could do anything.
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