unknown to those who do not know them well - they hold themselves to an even higher standard than they do others - which is nothing less than the standard of perfection and internalize failure in a deep and hidden way." This me!
"Parallel lines have a lot in common, but they never meet. You might think that's sad. But every other pair of lines meets once and then drifts apart forever. Which is pretty sad too." a little bit of mathematical insight about life stuff.