Some quotes I hope may resonate with you.
"You never know what the American public is going to do, but you know that they will do it all at once." - Bill Seidman
"Southern California doesn't know whether to bustle or just strangle itself on the spot." - Neal Stevenson Snow Crash
"So let us not be petty when our cause is so great. Let us not quarrel amongst ourselves when our Nation's future is at stake." - John F. Kennedy
"Quantum mechanics reveals to us that the more we look at the detail of the world, the less constant it is." - Carlo Rovelli