‒ You know, it's been a a while since there's been a really big meteor impact.
‒ Will you stop that?!
‒ I say this kind of thing every so often, because I don't believe it affects the outcome and it has a slim chance of looking incredibly prescient.
Lots of people called their ships unsinkable before the Titanic. Voicing your hubris doesn't make failure more likely, just more memorable.