Meaning of 凤毛麟角

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fèng máo lín jiǎo (Trad.: 鳳毛麟角)
lit. as rare as phoenix feathers and unicorn horns (idiom); fig. few and far between
Example Sentences
Are we about to find that it is not as strongly linked to gender as has been supposed, that there are more autistic women out there than we imagine?
Those who can speak good English are quite rare while those who both speak good English and sing good songs are the rarity of rarity.
A few decades ago few Chinese owned cars; now China has surpassed the U.S. as the world' s largest car market.
It's just very few people in the world can do it well.
But such schools were rare until 2005, when Beijing Television gave Mr. Pei's campaign a big boost by putting him on the air in prime time, delivering a lecture about the Olympics.