Some quotes I hope may resonate with you.
"Social media made y'all way too comfortable with disrespecting people and not getting punched in the face for it." - Mike Tyson
"A man who fears suffering is already suffering from what he fears." - Montaigne
"You are the only person who cares about your excuses." - Shane Parrish
"At the end of the game, the king and the pawn go back in the same box." - Italian Proverb