A long-term goal is not something you can do all at once.
A long-term goal could be to walk for 1 hour 3 times a week.
It is a long-term goal of some national space programs.
They set long-term goals for themselves; she just tried to get through the day.
A long-term goal is something you want to reach in 6 to 12 months.
She decided that the long-term goal should be to return the boys to their parents.
A good long-term goal is to get 10,000 steps a day.
"The long-term goal is that 18 years from now you want your kid to stand on his or her own two feet," she said.
Set at a long-term goal you can reach, and start with small steps toward it.
Sometimes it's hard to stay focused on the long-term goal.