You will always be too much of something for someone: too big, too loud, too soft, too edgy. If you round out your edges, you lose your edge.

I don’t need a knight. I need a dragon. Dragons conquer fire and men.
-Your World In A Sentence or Three, Rose North 
Just because your pain is understandable, doesn’t mean your behavior is acceptable.
-Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience 
Do not spend your life searching for a place to call home. Make the bones in your skeleton the only structure you need.
-Haley Hendrick
I was so tired and so disappointed that I wanted nothing more than to be alone.
-Simone de Beauvoir, from The Mandarins