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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).

Bigger Fish

There’s always a bigger fish

August 2, 2022

Don’t compare. Just become the biggest/best that YOU can be.

I do not know

August 1, 2022

“Teach thy tongue to say ‘I do not know,’ and thou shalt progress.” –Maimonides

Just Do It

Just Do It

July 29, 2022

Thanks to Brian Russell for today’s thought

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The Power of Water

July 28, 2022

Change the Outcome

July 27, 2022

“If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome.” —Michael Jordan Thanks to Jess Konieczki for today’s thought

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Decision to Try

July 26, 2022

“Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try.” Thanks to Theresa Sliker for today’s thought

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Holding a Grudge

July 25, 2022

“Holding a grudge is letting someone live in your mind rent-free.”

Mistaking Kindness

July 22, 2022

“The biggest mistake you can make is mistaking someone’s kindness for weakness.” -Matt Reichert’s grandfather

Most Responsive To Change

July 20, 2022

“It’s not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.” -Charles Darwin

Break The Record

July 19, 2022

“If you cannot win, make the guy ahead of you break the record.” -Steve Prefontaine

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Full Speed Ahead

July 18, 2022

“Damn the torpedoes!  Full speed ahead!” -Admiral David Glasgow Farragut

Make A Difference

July 14, 2022

“Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.” -William James

Doesn’t Change Facts

July 13, 2022

“No matter what you believe, it doesn’t change the facts.”

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Believe in Yourself

July 12, 2022

“You have to believe in yourself.” -Sun Tzu

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See The World

July 11, 2022

“Climb the mountain so you can see the world; not so the world can see you.” -David McCullough

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The Next Play

July 7, 2022

“The last play doesn’t matter; it’s the next play that counts.”

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Less I Call It Work

July 5, 2022

“The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.” -Richard Bach

Grows It Under

July 1, 2022

“The foolish person seeks happiness in the distance. The wise one grows it under his feet.” -James Oppenheimer

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Saddling Up

June 30, 2022

“Courage is being scared to death and saddling up anyway.” -John Wayne

Vigorously Executed

June 29, 2022

“A good plan, vigorously executed this week, will always be better than a perfect plan executed next week.” -General George Patton