Some quotes I hope may resonate with you.
"No soldier outlives a thousand chances. But every soldier believes in Chance and trusts his luck." - Erich Maria Remarque
"Be orderly in your work life so you can be disorderly in your creative life." - Flaubert
"I have seen the rise and fall of Nazi tyranny, the subsequent cold war and the nuclear nightmare that for fifty years haunted the dreams of children everywhere. During that time my generation defeated totalitarianism. As a result, your world is poised for a better tomorrow. What will you do on your journey?" - Ronald Reagan
"The ultimate purpose of education is to change an empty mind into an open one." - Malcolm Forbes
"Don't ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it." - Howard Thurman
"Whatever else history may say about me when I'm gone, I hope that it will record that I appealed to your best hopes, not your worst fears." - Ronald Reagan