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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Knowing-Vs-Understanding

Understanding

May 22, 2017

“There’s a great difference between knowing and understanding; you can know a lot about something and not really understand it.” –Charles F. Kettering

Pain-is-Inevitable

Pain

May 19, 2017

“Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.” –M. Kathleen Casey

Confucius

Wronged

May 18, 2017

“To be wronged is nothing, unless you continue to remember it.” –Confucius

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Plug Away

May 17, 2017

“Plug away, learn, and work with everyone to improve what we do.” –Marty Rubalcaba

Running-Away

Running Away

May 16, 2017

“Running away from a problem only increases the distance from the solution.”

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I will

May 15, 2017

“All that I can, I will.” –French saying

Gem

May 12, 2017

“A gem is not polished without rubbing, nor a man perfected without trials.”

JRR Tolkien

The Job

May 11, 2017

“It’s the job that’s never started that takes longest to finish.” –J.R.R. Tolkien

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At Hand

May 10, 2017

“Our main business is not to see what dimly lies at a distance, but to do what lies clearly at hand.” –Thomas Carlyle

Mountain

Mountain

May 9, 2017

“It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.” –Sir Edmund Hillary

Halfway

Halfway

May 8, 2017

“The most important trip you may take in life is meeting people halfway.” –Henry Boye

Ounce-of-Action

Action

May 5, 2017

“An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory.” –Ralph Waldo Emerson

Fear

Fear

May 4, 2017

(Thanks to Rebecca Steiner for today’s thought – JB)

If You Fail

If You Fail

May 3, 2017

(Thanks to Sarah Dopsovic for today’s thought – JB)

Our-People

Working Together

May 2, 2017

“We’re all working together. That’s the secret.” –Sam Walton

Wave

Wave

May 1, 2017

“Be patient. Wave come. Wave always come.”   –Duke Kahanamoku

Perfect Enemy of Good

Perfect

April 28, 2017

“Don’t let perfect be the enemy of the good.” –Voltaire

churchill

Winston Churchill

April 27, 2017

“We have not journeyed all this way because we are made of sugar candy.” –Winston Churchill

Non-Verbal-Communication

Communication

April 26, 2017

“The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn’t said.” –Peter Drucker

Humility-vs-Arrogance

Humble

April 25, 2017

“A mistake that makes you humble is better than an achievement that makes you arrogant.” Thanks to Frank Knafelz for today’s thought – JB

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