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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).

Same River Twice

September 7, 2022

“No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it’s not the same river and he’s not the same man.” -Heraclitus

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$40 into $400

September 5, 2022

Thanks to Rob Silsbee for today’s thought

Impossible Things

September 2, 2022

“Alice laughed. ‘There’s no use trying,’ she said. ‘One can’t believe impossible things.’ “I daresay you haven’t had much practice,” said the Queen. “When I was your age, I always did it for half-an-hour a day. Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast”. -Lewis Carroll

Endless Sea

August 31, 2022

“If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up the men to gather wood, divide the work, and give orders. Instead, teach them to yearn for the vast and endless sea.”  -Antoine de Saint-Exupery

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Thou Shalt Progress

August 30, 2022

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

Truer Than True

August 29, 2022

“What’s truer than true? No one alive is youer than you!” -Dr. Seuss

Expression Of Love

August 25, 2022

“Respect is one of the greatest expressions of love.” -Miguel Angel Ruiz

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Explain It Simply

August 24, 2022

“If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.” -Albert Einstein

Hill for a Mountain

August 23, 2022

“Don’t mistake a hill for a mountain.”

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Walt Whitman

August 22, 2022

“Be curious, not judgmental.” -Walt Whitman

Keep Your Mind Even

August 17, 2022

“Remember when life’s path is steep to keep your mind even.” -Horace

Big Shadow

August 16, 2022

“Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow.” -Swedish Proverb

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Downgrading The Next Guy

August 15, 2022

“I don’t see the benefit of downgrading the next guy to help myself. That doesn’t help me, nor does it help him.” -Duke Johnson

Buried Land Mines

August 12, 2022

“There will be plenty of buried land mines on the road to success. No need to EVER step on the ones that you can easily see.”

Teaches a Plan

August 10, 2022

“Need teaches a plan.” -Irish Proverb

Make Your Opponent Believe

August 8, 2022

“The idea is not to block every shot. The idea is to make your opponent believe that you might block every shot.” -Bill Russell (RIP)

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Roast Duck

August 3, 2022

“Man stand on corner with mouth open for long time before roast duck flies in.” Thanks to Bob Moore for today’s thought

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