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have your head screwed on (the right way)

informal
to be practical and wise: Ask Lois to help - she's got her head screwed on the right way.
(Definition of have your head screwed on (the right way) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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