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).



April 11, 2019

“Always be a little kinder than necessary.” -James M. Barrie



April 10, 2019

“It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts.” -John Wooden


April 9, 2019

“Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.” -Sir Edmund Burke

You Must

April 8, 2019

“You must do the things you think you cannot do.” -Eleanor Roosevelt


April 5, 2019

“Work is love made visible.” -Khalil Gibran


April 4, 2019

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” -Maya Angelou (Thanks to Gretchen Seth for today’s thought -JB)



April 3, 2019

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


April 2, 2019

“Opportunities come but do not linger.” -Nepalese Proverb


April 1, 2019

“Manana is often the busiest day of the week.”


March 29, 2019

“We aim above the mark to hit the mark.” Ralph Waldo Emerson


March 28, 2019

“There is a great deal of unmapped world within us.” -George Elliot

The Edge

March 27, 2019

“Come to the edge.” he said. They said, “We are afraid.” “Come to the edge.” he said. They came. He pushed them…and they flew. -Guillame Apollinaire


March 26, 2019

“If you don’t have time to do it right, when will you have time to do it over?” -John Wooden


March 25, 2019

“Attack life. It’s going to kill you anyway.”


March 22, 2019

“The locker room is so special, full of guys that love the game of football, that love going to work, and that love each other.” -Dwayne Allen, former tight end of the New England Patriots when asked about his old team and why they are so successful


March 21, 2019

“Man cannot explore new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” -Andre Gide (Thanks to Gib Loesel for today’s thought -JB)


March 19, 2019

For want of a nail the shoe was lost. For want of a shoe the horse was lost. For want of a horse the rider was lost. For want of a rider the message was lost. For want of a message the battle was lost. For want of a battle the kingdom was lost. And… Read more »



March 15, 2019

“Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced.” -James Baldwin



March 14, 2019

“Don’t overestimate yourself now, but don’t underestimate your future self.” -Jordan Peterson (Thanks to Pasha Nayda for today’s thought -JB)


March 13, 2019

“Attack life. It’s going to kill you anyway.” -Steve McQueen