But I personally started to feel disrespected, that that caused me—because of my heart, my sinew—to overreact.
That's why human beings are evolved to overreact to certain kind of threats.
Police officers in America overreact everyday, for the same reason dogs lick their nuts — because they can.
We should not be surprised when they occur, and most importantly we should not overreact if one is eventually successful.
The Obama administration should not only react judiciously, it should also try to persuade Congress not to overreact either.
Schools get shot up and everybody has their solution, and we often overreact.
Nobody should overreact here, and they should think through the consequences of their actions.
overreact o·ver·re·act (ō'vər-rē-ākt')
v. o·ver·re·act·ed, o·ver·re·act·ing, o·ver·re·acts
To react with unnecessary or inappropriate force, emotional display, or violence.