Some quotes that I hope may resonate with you.
"The trouble with conspiracy theories is that, when seen in isolation (particularly without broader context), they follow impeccable logic." - Nassim Taleb
"Events are in the saddle, and ride mankind." - George Ball
"If COVID quarantine is a foretaste of retirement, I'm not retiring." - Amity Shales
"The science of today is the technology of tomorrow." - Edward Teller
"Anyone can steer the ship when the sea is calm."- Publilius Syrus
"Luck favors the relentless." - Shane Parrish
"A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving." - Lao Tzu