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Saying in original language: Sa nu vezi padurea de copaci
English translation of the saying: Not to see the forest because of all the trees in it.
Language: Romanian
Meaning in English: not to have the big picture of something because of being too much involved with the details.
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"Den Wald vor lauter Bäumen nicht sehen."
Not to see the forrest, because of all the trees in front of one's sight.
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"not to see the wood for the trees"
Not to see the wood for the trees
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"Loin des yeux, loin du coeur."
Far from eyes, far from heart.
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