What's the meaning of "Don't get ahead of yourself"?
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Don't get ahead of yourself means to not rush. Take time to think things through before you begin.
"Don't get ahead" of yourself is used to tell a someone not to be too confident too early before they know what they are doing.
Hello there! In simple terms it just mean: dont overdo it, dont go over the top or dont go too far
Do not try to rush. Just go step by step.
Whilst the general meaning is that a person should have a method or stick with the process to assure a good outcome, more often than not "don't get ahead of yourself" implies too quickly jumping to conclusions or trying to hurry a situation along without taking care of the process.
'Don't get ahead of yourself, simply means that you should take things one step at a time and don't be too hasty to take any actions or decisions.
It simply mean ' no need to be in hurry, Do things step by step and gradually..
It's mean you should take your precious time simply
Hi, ‘don’t get ahead of yourself’ simply means that you should take ur time and do things the right way and do not worry about things that will come be it in the process or after the process. It also means do not rise above your status in life
It means doing something too early or with out preparation.
"Dont get ahead of yourself" means don't be overly confident or don't take on more than you can handle. Another phrase that is very similar would be "don't bite off more than you can chew"