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Danger breeds best on too much confidence
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"Danger breeds best on too much confidence"

- Pierre Corneille

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This quote by French playwright Pierre Corneille recommends that threat is more than likely to develop when one is excessively positive. It implies that when we become too sure of ourselves and our capabilities, we may let our guard down and become vulnerable to potential threats and threats. This can be seen in different elements of life, such as in sports, where a group that is too confident may undervalue their challengers and wind up losing the game. Likewise, in personal or expert situations, being excessively confident can lead to making reckless choices and ignoring possible dangers. Therefore, this quote functions as a pointer to maintain a healthy level of caution and humility in order to avoid falling under harmful scenarios.

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Pierre Corneille This quote is written / told by Pierre Corneille between June 6, 1606 and October 1, 1684. He was a famous Dramatist from France. The author also have 65 other quotes.

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