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).

Best Time

September 20, 2019

“The best time to plant a tree was twenty years ago. The second best time is now.” -Chinese Proverb



September 19, 2019

“Be bold and mighty forces will come to your aid.” -Basil King


September 18, 2019

“Out of clutter, find simplicity.” -Albert Einstein


September 17, 2019

“Some of the most generous people have very little money. Some of the wisest people have no education. Some of the kindest people were hurt the most.”


September 16, 2019

“Winning football games is all about the team and all about players caring about one another and everybody pulling together, not pulling apart.” -Terry Bradshaw


September 13, 2019

“It’s only pressure if you feel it.” -James Mattis

Baby Steps

September 12, 2019

“We tend to forget that baby steps still move us forward.”

Never Forget

September 11, 2019

“Never forget.”



September 10, 2019

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” -Wayne Gretzky

Stop Me

September 9, 2019

“The question isn’t who’s going to let me, it’s who’s going to stop me.” -Ayn Rand

Too Small

September 6, 2019

“If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.” -Dalai Lama


Good Person

September 5, 2019

“Never regret being a good person to the wrong people. Your behavior says everything about you and their behavior says enough about them.” -Bruce Lee

Work Ethic

September 4, 2019

“You can’t have a filet mignon lifestyle with a hot dog work ethic.”

Home Runs

September 3, 2019

“Yesterday’s home runs don’t win today’s games.” -Babe Ruth


Busy Person

August 30, 2019

“If you want something done, ask a busy person.” -JB’s Dad


August 29, 2019

“No need to use 100 words when 1 or 2 will do.”



August 28, 2019

“Most people miss opportunity because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” -Thomas Edison


Get Things Done!

August 27, 2019

“Why do some people rise through the ranks? I’ll tell you why: Simply because they have the ability to get things done!” -Dale Carnegie

Change The World

August 26, 2019

“People who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones that do.” -Rob Siltanen

Closed Doors

August 23, 2019

“For every 100 doors that close, one of them will crack and you have to figure out a way to get in it.” -Michael Austin