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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).

Marble

February 20, 2019

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

Destiny

February 19, 2019

“It is a mistake to try and look too far ahead. The chain of destiny can only be grasped one link at a time.” -Winston Churchill

Action

February 18, 2019

“An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory.” -Friedrich Engels

Bridges

February 15, 2019

“One of the hardest things in life to learn is which bridges to cross and which ones to burn.” -Oprah Winfrey

Bullring

Bulls

February 14, 2019

“It is not the same to talk of bulls as to be in the bullring.” -Spanish Proverb

Farmer

February 13, 2019

The farmer had become old and ready to pass his farm down to one of his two sons. When he brought his sons together to speak about it, he told them, “The farm will go to the younger son.” The older son was furious! “What are you talking about?!” he fumed. The father sat patiently, thinking. “Okay,” the… Read more »

Stars

February 12, 2019

“Be humble, for the worst thing in the world is of the same stuff as you; be confident, for the stars are of the same stuff as you.” -Nicholas Velimrovie

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Horses

February 11, 2019

“There were no horses in the Americas in 1492.”

Mañana

February 8, 2019

“Mañana is often the busiest day of the week.” -Spanish Proverb

Failure-Success

Too Busy

February 7, 2019

“Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.” -Henry David Thoreau

Relationships

February 6, 2019

“Through everything, value your relationships.” -Henry Bloch

Welcome

February 5, 2019

“What you cannot avoid, welcome.” -Chinese Proverb (Wishing everyone a happy Chinese New Year! -JB)

Hire

February 4, 2019

“I try to hire good people and let them do their jobs.” -Robert Kraft

Shelter

February 1, 2019

“You see the hut yet you ask, ‘Where shall we go for shelter?’” -African Proverb

Dog

January 31, 2019

“Don’t let the same dog bite you twice.” -Chuck Berry

Dime a Dozen

January 30, 2019

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

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Mysterious

January 29, 2019

“What has puzzled us before seems less mysterious, and the crooked paths look straighter as we approach the end.” -Jean Paul Richter

Don’t Stop

January 28, 2019

“Don’t stop when you’re tired; stop when you’re done.”

Salesman

January 25, 2019

“The salesman sells the first job; the operations teams sell all the rest.” -Gordie Naughton

Never Give Up

January 24, 2019