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).


July 6, 2018

“Passion is so key in leading and creating excellence that I will hire passion over education or talent every time. I prefer to have both, but given a choice I will take passion.” -Dave Ramsey (Thanks to Jeremy Trotter for today’s thought -JB)


July 5, 2018

“Talent is God-given. Be Humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.” -John Wooden

Rocket Scientist

July 3, 2018

And sometimes, even if you ARE a rocket scientist… http://www.wmur.com/article/rocket-developed-by-japan-startup-in-flames-after-liftoff/22010025    


Secret to Success

July 2, 2018

“I’m always asked, ‘What’s the secret to success?’ But there are no secrets. Be humble. Be hungry. And always be the hardest worker in the room.” -Dwayne Johnson


Never Fear

June 29, 2018

“Never fear failure-fear never having tried.” -Nicaraguan Proverb (Thanks to Henry Gomez for today’s thought -JB)

Save The World

June 28, 2018

“He who saves one man saves the world entire.” -The Talmud

Don’t Miss Your Shot

June 27, 2018

          (Thanks to Lee Anne Kennedy for today’s thought -JB)


Already Have

June 26, 2018

“Oz didn’t give nothing to the tin man that he didn’t already have.” -Dewey Bunnell



June 25, 2018

“You cannot step into the same river twice.” -Heraclitus

Hard Work

June 22, 2018

“Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.” -Hines Ward


June 21, 2018

“The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.” -Malcom Little (Thanks to Bobby Fragale for today’s thought -JB)


June 20, 2018

              (Thanks to Kevin Adams for today’s thought-JB)


June 19, 2018

“Skill to do comes of doing.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson



June 18, 2018

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


I’m a Father

June 17, 2018

“I’m a father. That’s what matters most. Nothing matters more.” — Gordon Brown Happy Father’s Day to all the Dad’s out there – JB


June 15, 2018

“Never trouble trouble til trouble troubles you.” -American Proverb

Learning From Mistakes

June 14, 2018

“The only mistake is one from which we learn nothing”. – Henry Ford

It’s All On You

June 13, 2018

“No one will make you happy or achieve your goals for you.  It’s all on you.” (Thanks to Pasha Nayda for today’s thought – JB)



June 12, 2018

“Even when all the experts agree, they may well be mistaken”. -Bertrand Russell



June 11, 2018

“Skills can be taught. Character, you either have it or you don’t.” —Anthony Bourdain (Thanks to Bethe Carlson for today’s thought – JB)