Certain individuals do give us a huge dose of energy when we are around them. It becomes very easy to notice during the current times of social distance & quarantine.
There is a truth to the statement that, nothing great has ever been achieved by a single person. Upon hearing it one might imagine a collective of individuals working “physically” on a subject however, even some right individuals can contribute greatly by their feedback or simple their presence at the right time & place.
If I could give an advice to my younger self, I would look for the positive in people & seek the company of those who are more positive more than the negative ones.