in the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king
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From Latin in regione caecorum rex est luscus, credited to Desiderius Erasmus's Adagia (1500).
- Among others with a disadvantage or disability, the one with the mildest disadvantage or disability is regarded as the greatest.
- Even someone without much talent or ability is considered special by those with no talent or ability at all.
In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king