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).
“I cannot,” never accomplished anything, but “I will try,” has worked wonders.” —Joel Hawes (Thanks to Dan Zack for today’s thought – JB)
“There are people who fish, and those who just disturb the water”. —Chinese Proverb
“Almost everything you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.” —Gandhi
“A diamond is a chunk of coal that did well under pressure.” (Thanks to Frederick Geirnaert for today’s thought – JB)
“Systems die; instincts remain.” —Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
“Never lose sight of the fact that the most important yardstick of your success will be how you treat other people – your family, friends, and coworkers, and even strangers you meet along the way.” —Barbara Bush, R.I.P.
“The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it”. —Alan Saporta
“Ask the experienced, not the learned.” —Albanian Proverb
“This is my simple religion … There is no need for temples. No need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; the philosophy is loving kindness and compassion.” —Dalai Lama
“To strive, to seek, to find and not to yield.” —Alfred Tennyson
“Everyone you ever meet knows something you don’t.” —Bill Nye (Thanks to Lee Anne Kennedy for today’s thought – JB)
“Don’t Cling to a Mistake Just Because You Spent a lot of Time Making it.” — Aubrey De Graf (Thanks to Larry Cox for today’s thought – JB)
“You see the hut, yet you ask ‘where shall I go for shelter?’” —African Proverb
“I am part of all that I have met.” —Alfred Tennyson
“Life is and will ever remain an equation incapable of solution, but it contains certain known factors.” —Nicolai Tesla
“Let the one of you who is without sin cast the first stone.” —Jesus of Nazareth
“Start with doing with what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible”. — St Francis of Assisi (Thanks to Sundreysh Sarup for today’s thought – JB)