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"put oneself on a pedestal"

Posted by Joe Kaupp on June 08, 2006

Can anyone tell me the meaning of the phrase "put oneself on a pedestal". Orginally I thought it meant to put yourself in a situation that could easily turn out badly, but that seems to be wrong.