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“Everyone is responsible for their own behaviour… Except me!”
"When making a decision, I have too much confidence in machines, and tend to neglect my own judgement."
“I see myself described accurately in vague and generic descriptions of personality."
“I misjudge the probability of an event by ignoring important background information.”
“If it corresponds to my knowledge and beliefs, it must be true.”
“Other people are more biased than I. "
“I exaggerate the benefits of an option after choosing it.”
“When I research a topic, I favour information that supports my hypothesis and ignore information that contradicts it.”
“I judge it to be more probable that two events will occur together than that one of them will occur alone.”
"The less I am qualified, the more I overestimate my competence. The more I am qualified, the more I underestimate my competence."
“Everyone seems to agree with me, so I must be right.”
“I evaluate an outcome relative to the amount of effort it took to achieve it.”
“I keep going in the wrong direction despite increasingly negative results.”
"I believe that social groups have a distinct and unchanging essence."
“I explain the actions of a person through their personal characteristics while underestimating the influence of the situation.”
“I use a first impression to draw a ‘bigger picture’ conclusion.”
“I knew it was going to happen all along. "
"It is not luck, I did it."
"I am under the impression that I know and understand more than what I really know and understand."
“I believe my thoughts and feelings are more accessible to others than they actually are.”
“I am convinced there is a link between two events I have witnessed, but they are not related.”
"When we think about how we will react to possible future events, we tend to overestimate both the intensity and duration of our emotions."
"My group is better than yours."
“You reap what you sow.”
"We care less about future experiences than we do about near ones. "
"When I have to assess a situation, negative events weigh more in the balance than positive events."
"It won't happen to me; it only happens to others."
“I tend to underestimate the differences among members of a group when I am not part of it.”
"I don’t notice plants in my environment, and I don’t recognize their importance. I think they are inferior to animals."
"I judge repeated information as being more likely to be true than new information."
“What I predict comes true.”
"If I succeed, it is my doing, but if I fail, it is not my fault."
“I take other people's actions as a sign that they are attracted to me when they are not.”
"To look good to these people, I'm going to say what they want to hear instead of what I really think."
“Women are gentle and motherly, so it's normal for them to stay home to take care of the children.”
“I am more likely to repeat actions when I succeed, I am more likely to change actions when I fail.”
"I remember interrupted or ongoing tasks and problems more easily than I remember ones that are completed or solved."
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