Jim Berlin CircleJim Berlin’s “Thought For The Day” (TFTD)

We update this page daily with miscellaneous quotes, comments and musings from Jim Berlin, the founder and CEO of Logistics Plus. These daily thoughts illustrate Jim’s passion for excellence and touch on everything from business and politics to logistics and life. If you’d like to receive Jim’s “Thoughts For The Day” in an email message every day, just enter your email address in the “Subscribe to our website updates” field on this page and we’ll add you to our subscription list (you’ll also receive our periodic News & Notes website updates).

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As They Are

May 17, 2021

“Deal with things as they are: not as you thought/hoped they would be.”

Happy Or Wise

May 14, 2021

“Take risks. If you win, you will be happy; if you lose, you will be wise.” -Gina Milicia

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Replace Negative Thoughts

May 13, 2021

“Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you’ll start having positive results.” -Willie Nelson

Keep Moving

Successful people keep moving

May 12, 2021

“Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t quit.” —Conrad Hilton

Work the Problem

May 11, 2021

“Work the problem, people.” –Gene Krantz, Former Fighter Pilot and Flight Director/Mission Control Apollo 13

The Opportunist

May 7, 2021

“Dear optimist, pessimist, and realist: While you guys were arguing about the glass of water, I drank it. Sincerely, the opportunist.”

Change The Ending

May 6, 2021

“You can’t go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.” -C.S. Lewis

Don’t Need a Title

May 5, 2021

“You don’t need a title to be a leader.”

Hateful To You

May 4, 2021

“What is hateful to you, do not do to your neighbor.” -Hillel the Elder

Cold Hearts

May 3, 2021

“Hot heads and cold hearts never solved anything.” -Billy Graham

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Something You Should Do

April 29, 2021

“Don’t ever let “lazy” be the reason for not doing something you should do.”

One Link at a Time

April 28, 2021

“The chain of destiny is best grasped one link at a time.” -Winston Churchill

Let It Go

April 27, 2021

“If you can’t do anything about it, then let it go. Don’t be a prisoner to things you can’t control.” -Tony Gaskins


April 26, 2021

“Difficulty/complexity = opportunity.” -L. Khurana

Prepare To Win

April 23, 2021

“Most people have the will to win; few have the will to prepare to win.” – Bobby Knight

Zero Talent

April 22, 2021

10 things that require zero talent: Being on time Work ethic Effort Energy Body language Passion Doing extra Being prepared Being coachable Attitude

Always Possible

April 21, 2021

“Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.” -The Dalai Lama

Should Not Interrupt

April 19, 2021

“People who say it can’t be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.” -George Bernard Shaw

Remembered For Two Things

April 16, 2021

“You will only be remembered for two things: the problems you solve or the ones you create.” -Mike Murdock

We Did It Ourselves

April 14, 2021

“A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves.” -Lao Tzu