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We were struck by the parallels between overconfident polls and overconfidence in human judgment.
Cain was the kind who would try such a crazy stunt, alone, with such supreme overconfidence in his own muscle power.
The fatal overconfidence in the backwoods county was settled upon as the cause of the disaster.
SONS AND FATHERSHARRY STILLWELL EDWARDS
I am not ashamed to confess that I cried over the loss of this poor little victim of overconfidence in human beings.
But that gentleman spoiled it all by his own overconfidence.
DUFFELSEDWARD EGGLESTON
Neglect of this or overconfidence has caused many disasters.
NAUTICAL CHARTSG. R. PUTNAM
It may be the function of Contingency to correct the overconfidence of the evolutionist.
THE IFS OF HISTORYJOSEPH EDGAR CHAMBERLIN
Perhaps it was overconfidence or a sense of already being on easy street that caused the Giants to lose the first game.
Learn from this never to plan, and always to beware of overconfidence.
We know, however, that nothing is as dangerous as overconfidence, in war or in peace.

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