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).



February 11, 2019

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


February 8, 2019

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


Too Busy

February 7, 2019

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


February 6, 2019

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


February 5, 2019

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


February 4, 2019

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


February 1, 2019

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


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.”



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.”


January 25, 2019

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

Never Give Up

January 24, 2019


January 23, 2019

“When eating fruit, remember who planted the tree; when drinking water, remember who dug the well.” -Vietnamese Proverb


January 22, 2019

“It’s hard to milk the cow with your hands in your pockets.” (Thanks to Frederik Geirnaert for today’s thought -JB)



January 21, 2019

“Darkness can’t drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate can’t drive out hate; only love can do that.” -Martin Luther King Jr.

Under Control

January 18, 2019

“If you have everything under control, you’re not moving fast enough.” -Mario Andretti (Thanks to Matt Reichert for today’s thought -JB)

Standing Still

January 17, 2019

“A man grows most tired while standing still.” -Chinese Proverb


January 16, 2019

“Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day of your life.” -Confucius


January 15, 2019

“Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.” -Confucius