Some quotes I hope may resonate with you.
"You make your own luck. If you stay at it long enough." - Naval Ravikant
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it." - Aristotle
"Remember this - that there is a proper dignity and proportion to be observed in the performance of every act of life." - Marcus Aurelius
"All of us do not have equal talent, but all of us should have an equal opportunity to develop our talents." - John F. Kennedy
"Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do." - Bruce Lee
"The most dangerous employee you can have around is an articulate incompetent." - Roberto Goizueta
"The trouble with learning from experience is that you never graduate." - Doug Larson