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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).



May 7, 2018

“Don’t Expect To See a Change If You Don’t Make One.” Have a great Monday everybody! Sam Recco Logistics Plus Fitness Trainer



“Don’t shoot yourself in the foot.”


Drink Coffee

May 4, 2018

“Drink coffee. Do stupid stuff faster with more energy.”



May 3, 2018

“One dog barks at something specific, and a hundred bark at the sound.” —Chinese Proverb

Be On Time

Whitey Herzog

May 2, 2018

(Thanks to Patrick Randolph for today’s thought – JB)


The Answer

May 1, 2018

“If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.” —J. Krishnamurti


65 out of 65

April 30, 2018

“I remember one year, I was in Houston with Gary Kubiak, and he called me into his office,” said Orlovsky, who spent 11 years in the NFL as a (mainly backup) quarterback. “He told me, ’60 out of 65 plays, you’re a good player in this league, but the other five, you do stuff I… Read more »



April 27, 2018

“Everything comes to him who hustles while he waits.” —Thomas Edison


I Will Try

April 26, 2018

“I cannot,” never accomplished anything, but “I will try,” has worked wonders.” —Joel Hawes (Thanks to Dan Zack for today’s thought – JB)


People Who Fish

April 25, 2018

“There are people who fish, and those who just disturb the water”. —Chinese Proverb



April 24, 2018

“Almost everything you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.” —Gandhi



April 20, 2018

“A diamond is a chunk of coal that did well under pressure.” (Thanks to Frederick Geirnaert for today’s thought – JB)



April 19, 2018

“Systems die; instincts remain.” —Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.


Most Important Yardstick

April 18, 2018

“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.


Solve It

April 17, 2018

“The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it”. —Alan Saporta



April 16, 2018

“Ask the experienced, not the learned.” —Albanian Proverb

Stay Away

April 13, 2018

Simple Religion

April 12, 2018

“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

Great to Start

April 11, 2018

Not to Yield

April 10, 2018

“To strive, to seek, to find and not to yield.” —Alfred Tennyson