Some quotes I hope may resonate with you.
"If you want to be a clear thinker, you cannot pay attention to politics. It will destroy your ability to think." - Naval Ravikant
"Are you suggesting coconuts migrate?" - Monty Python
"Character - the willingness to accept responsibility for one's own life - is the source from which self-respect springs." - Joan Didion
"I have no idea what the Democratic Party stands for because they won't tell you." - Herschel Walker
"Some people ask you a question with their eyes begging you not to tell them the truth." - Nassim Taleb
"Birds born in a cage think flying is an illness." - Alejandro Jodorowsky
"Do what you can, with what you have, where you are." - Teddy Roosevelt