Some quotes I hope may resonate with you.
"When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life, now that I am old I know that it is." - Oscar Wilde
"Try to learn something about everything and everything about something." - Thomas Huxley
"Be like family to your friends, a friend to strangers, and a stranger to your enemies." - Naval Ravikant
"Life is like an Ayn Rand novel, except better written, less predictable, more burlesque, with more complex characters, more developed plots, more entertaining situations... and vastly more altruism, magnanimity, and benevolence." - Nasim Nicholas Taleb