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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Man Stand on Corner

December 2, 2021

“Man stand on corner with mouth open for long time before roast duck flies in.” -Chinese saying

Roads We Walk

December 1, 2021

“And all the roads we have to walk are winding. And all the lights that lead us there are blinding” -Oasis

Answer Will Come

November 30, 2021

“If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.” -J Krishnamurti

Showing Up Every Day

November 29, 2021

“The formula for success is 2% talent, 8% luck, and 90% showing up every day.”

Count Your Blessings

Count Your Blessings

November 26, 2021

Thanks to Mubin Ebrahim for today’s thought


Give Thanks

November 25, 2021

“When you arise in the morning give thanks for the food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason for giving thanks, the fault lies only in yourself.” —Tecumseh Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours, JB

It Will Be Enough

November 24, 2021

“If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough.” -Meister Eckhart

Dime a Dozen

November 23, 2021

“Ideas are a dime a dozen. People who put them into practice are priceless.”

Without Forgetting

November 22, 2021

“Give without remembering and always receive without forgetting.”

Baseball Players

November 18, 2021

“Baseball is largely a matter of physics. But that does not mean that physicists make the best baseball players.”

Vision Pulls You

November 17, 2021

“If you are working on something exciting that you really care about, you don’t have to be pushed.  The vision pulls you.” -Steve Jobs

What You Want

November 16, 2021

“Be happy with what you have while working for what you want.” -Helen Keller

Teach Them

November 15, 2021

“Don’t give your children all the things you never had; teach them all the things you were never taught.” -Bruce Lee

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Even Tougher

November 11, 2021

“Life is tough. It’s even tougher when you’re stupid.” -John Wayne

And So Easy

November 9, 2021

“COMMUNICATION is key.” -Dan Lynch (“And SO easy in this day and age.” -Jim Berlin)

Three Idiots

November 8, 2021

“A pessimist sees a dark tunnel. An optimist sees the light at the end of the tunnel. A realist sees a freight train. The engineer sees three idiots standing on the tracks.”


Silence In Between

November 5, 2021

“The music is not in the notes, but in the silence in between.” —Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Thanks to Theresa Sliker for today’s thought

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Instead of Giving Orders

November 4, 2021

“Ask a question instead of giving orders.” -Dale Carnegie

Choices You Make

November 2, 2021

“Everything you do is based on the choices you make. It’s not your parents, your past relationships, your job, the economy, the weather, an argument, or your age that is to blame. You and only you are responsible for every decision and choice you make. Period.”

Just By Watching

October 28, 2021

“Just remember, you can observe a whole lot by just watching.” -Yogi Berra