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take the long view

to think about the effects that something will have in the future instead of in the present: If you take the long view, of course, you can regard staff training as an investment for the company.
(Definition of take the long view from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “take the long view”
in Chinese (Simplified) 考虑…的远期影响, 以长远的眼光看……
in Chinese (Traditional) 考慮…的長期影響, 以長遠的眼光看……
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