Jim 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).
“Customer service is an attitude; not a department or a job title.”
“The world breaks everyone and afterward many are stronger at the broken places.” -Ernest Hemingway
“Shake the hand of the CEO and the hand of the janitor in the same manner.” -Gio Affini’s Dad
“A blind man who sees is better than a sighted man who is blind.” -Persian Proverb
“You will never find time for anything. If you want time, you must make it.” -Charles Buxton
“Courage is knowing it might hurt, and doing it anyway. Stupidity is the same. And that’s why life is hard.”
“Growing pains – way better than dying pains.”
“Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.” -Winston Churchill
“Be humble. Be hungry. And always be the hardest working person in the room.” -Dwayne Johnson
“Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face.” —George Eliot Happy Mother’s Day to all the Moms
“I’ve found that if you tuck one part of your pant legs into your sock, people expect less of you.”
Two heroes died while saving others in recent school shootings in North Carolina and Colorado. Rest in Peace Kendrick Castillo and Riley Howell, you are the REAL heroes.
“When your parents are not rich but still afford to give you a beautiful life. Appreciate their sacrifices.”
“These bastards literally did nothing the entire series. Upper management in a nutshell.” (If you watch Game of Thrones, you will understand this.)
“Keep company with those who make you better.”
“It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.” -Charles Darwin
“Having an opinion is a hell of a lot easier than making a decision.” (Thanks to Tiger Biletnikoff for today’s thought -JB)
“There’s nothing you can do about where the chess pieces are on the board. It is only your next moves that matter.”
Which one are you?