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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).

Sail-Boat

Raise your sail

April 11, 2017

“Raise your sail 1 foot and you get 10 feet of wind.”

See-Ball-Hit-Ball

See ball/hit ball

April 10, 2017

“See ball/hit ball.”

Zebra

Zebra

April 7, 2017

“Not everyone who chased the zebra caught it, but he who caught it chased it.” –South African Proverb

Actions

Actions

April 6, 2017

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader.” –John Quincy Adams

Problem

Problem

April 5, 2017

“Running away from any problem only increases the distance from the solution.” –Rishika Jain

Well

Well

April 4, 2017

“Dig the well before you are thirsty.” –Chinese Proverb

Gretzky

Skate

April 3, 2017

“I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been.” –Wayne Gretzky

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Second Thought For The Day

March 31, 2017

…and why it’s important to ask the RIGHT question ?

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Crisis

March 30, 2017

“There can’t be a crisis next week. My schedule is already full.” –Henry Kissinger

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Challenge

March 29, 2017

“A challenge only becomes an obstacle when you bow to it.” –Ray Davis

Broken-Vase

Break a vase

March 28, 2017

Break a vase, and the love that assembles the fragments is stronger than that love which took its symmetry for granted when it was whole. –Derek Walcott

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Best

March 27, 2017

“You get the best out of others when you give the best of yourself.” –Harry Firestone

First-Step

First step

March 24, 2017

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with the first step.” –Chinese Proverb

Row

Row

March 23, 2017

“If there’s no wind, row.”

400 Years Same Language

Same Language

March 22, 2017
Michelangelo

Michelangelo

March 21, 2017

“I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.” –Michelangelo

Headlights

Headlights

March 20, 2017

“You never see further than your headlights, but you can make the whole trip that way.” –E.L. Doctorow

Man-Mouth-Wide-Open

Chinese saying

March 17, 2017

“Man stands for long time with mouth open before roast duck flies in.” –Chinese saying

Butterfly

Butterfly

March 15, 2017

“What the caterpillar calls the end, the rest of the world calls a butterfly.” –Lao Tzu

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Do what you can

March 14, 2017

“Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” –Theodore Roosevelt