“I sense a lot of over-confidence,” said a campaign organizer.
But the victory was as yet incomplete and Jim was too good a general to lose the battle from over-confidence.
And after all, bravery is nothing but a sort of over-confidence.
Yet one other factor contributed to the success of the revolution and that was the over-confidence of the Government.
The pollo's weakness is over-confidence in himself and in the ways of the world.
This was over-confidence on his part, and not true; but it might as well have been.
An over-confidence in monopoly led to deterioration of the article.
And over-confidence was a perilous thing to indulge in when the Bostons happened to be ones opponents.
They knew, too, that over-confidence is an ally singing a siren song.
But over-confidence, I believe, was the cause of the disaster to the liner Atlantic, and many more like her.