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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).

Never Be Afraid

Never Be Afraid

June 4, 2018

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



June 1, 2018

“To dare is to lose your footing momentarily. To not dare is to lose yourself.” —Kierkegaard


The Road

May 31, 2018

“The goal is not the end of the road. The goal is the road.” —Frosty Westering


Below You

May 30, 2018

“Whoever is trying to bring you down is already below you.”



May 29, 2018

“Fear cuts deeper than swords.” —George R. R. Martin


Honor’s Bright Crest

May 28, 2018

“They are dead; but they live in each Patriot’s breast, And their names are engraven on honor’s bright crest.” —Henry Wadsworth Longfellow


Plant a Tree

May 25, 2018

“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now”. —Chinese Proverb

Churchill Destination

Your Destination

May 24, 2018

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


Come to the Edge

May 23, 2018

“Come to the edge,” he said. “We can’t, we’re afraid!” they responded. “Come to the edge,” he said. “We can’t, We will fall!” they responded. “Come to the edge,” he said. And so they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.” —Guillaume Apollinaire



May 22, 2018

“Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway.” —John Wayne


Roast Duck

May 21, 2018

“Man stand on street corner with mouth open for long time before roast duck fly in.” —Chinese Proverb (Thanks to Bob Moore for today’s thought – JB)

Growth Mindset

Growth Mindset

May 18, 2018


May 17, 2018

“The best thing you can do is make the right choice. The second best thing you can do is make a choice you will learn from. The worst thing you can do is nothing”. — Mastin Kipp (Thanks to Gretchen Seth for today’s thought – JB)


Do As You Can

May 16, 2018

“If you can’t do as you wish, do as you can.” —Yiddish Proverb



May 15, 2018

“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” —Gandhi



May 14, 2018

“Things are only impossible until they’re not.” —Jean-Luc Picard



May 11, 2018

“Why kill time when one can employ it?” —French Proverb


Never Too Late

May 10, 2018

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” —George Eliot (Thanks to Dan Zack for today’s thought – JB)



May 9, 2018

“Difficulties are just things to overcome after all.” —Ernest Shackleton


Stephen Covey

May 8, 2018

Be Proactive Begin with the end in mind Put first things first Think “win-win” Seek first to understand, then to be understood Synergize Sharpen the saw —Stephen Covey