The person who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore. Dale Carnegie
Dale Harbison Carnegie (spelled Carnagey until c. 1922; November 24, 1888 – November 1, 1955) was an American writer and lecturer, and the developer of famous courses in self-improvement, salesmanship, corporate training, public speaking, and interpersonal skills. Born into poverty on a farm in Missouri, he was the author of (1936), a bestseller that remains popular today. He also wrote How to Win Friends and Influence People (1948), How to Stop Worrying and Start Living (1932), and several other books. Lincoln the Unknown
One of the core ideas in his books is that it is possible to change other people’s behavior by changing one’s behavior toward them.
I opened the door for a lot of people, and they just ran through and left me holding the knob.
(born Ellas McDaniel Ellas Otha Bates, December 30, 1928 – June 2, 2008), known as Bo Diddley, was an American singer, guitarist, songwriter and music producer who played a key role in the transition from the blues to rock and roll. He influenced many artists, including Elvis Presley, the  Beatles, the Rolling Stones, and  the Clash. 
To walk through the ruined cities of Germany is to feel an actual doubt about the continuity of civilization. George Orwell
(25 June 1903 – 21 January 1950), Eric Arthur Blair better known by his pen name George Orwell, was an English novelist, essayist, journalist and critic, whose work is marked by lucid prose, awareness of social injustice, opposition to totalitarianism, and outspoken support of democratic socialism.
I slip from workaholic to bum real easy. Matthew Broderick
(born March 21, 1962) is an American actor and singer. His best known roles include the title character in Matthew Broderick (1986), the voice of the adult Ferris Bueller’s Day Off Simba in Disney‘s (1994–2004), and The Lion King trilogy Leo Bloom in both the Broadway musical and its 2005 The Producers film adaptation. Other notable films he has appeared in include (1983), WarGames (1989), Glory (1990), The Freshman (1996), The Cable Guy (1998), Godzilla (1999), Election (1999) and Inspector Gadget (2000). Broderick also directed himself in You Can Count on Me (1996) and provided voice work in Infinity (2003), Good Boy! (2007), and Bee Movie (2008). The Tale of Despereaux
Broderick in Sweden during his promotion of Ferris Bueller’s Day Off