cannot see any further than the end of one's nose
see no further than the end of (one's) nose definition
and cannot see (any) further than the end of (one's) nose
to be narrow-minded; to lack understanding and perception. : You don't care about anyone but yourself. You can't see any further than the end of your nose.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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