Of course, on the other side of the spectrum, it’s also possible to be too confident. According to leading psychologists, being over-confident can cause people to see you in a negative way. In fact, people will lose their trust in you and are less likely to invest time, effort, or money in your ideas.
Of course, in this case, it’s not hard to understand this guy is probably coming from a very misogynistic point of view. After all, most men tend to be almost allergic to strong and independent women. Mostly because they represent something they’re afraid of. I’m sure he probably wouldn’t make the same statement about overconfident men, don’t you think?