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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).


August 28, 2018

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 »


August 27, 2018

“It is your character, and your character alone, that will make your life happy or unhappy.” -John McCain R.I.P.  


August 24, 2018

A guy is late for a very important meeting in NYC and is desperately looking for a parking space. If he cant find a space right away, he will be late and will be ruined. He curses, and cries out in anguish, “Oh Lord, please let me find a parking space and I’ll be forever… Read more »

Home Run

August 23, 2018

“Yesterday’s home runs don’t win today’s games.” -Babe Ruth



August 22, 2018

“People inspire you or they drain you- pick them wisely.” -Hans F. Hansen


August 21, 2018

“Positive mind; positive vibes; positive life.”


August 20, 2018

“We is greater than me.”

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Work is Love

August 17, 2018

“Work is love made visible.” -Khalil Gibran


August 16, 2018

“Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.” -Stephen King

Run Over

August 15, 2018

“Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.” -Will Rogers

Life is Hard

August 14, 2018

“Life is hard. It’s harder if you’re stupid.” -John Wayne (Thanks to Bob Moore for today’s thought -JB)



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August 10, 2018

“Leadership is something you earn, something you’re chosen for. You can’t come in yelling, ‘I’m your leader!’ If it happens, it’s because the other guys respect you.” -Ben Roethlisberger (Thanks to Octavio Franco for today’s thought -JB)


You Can

August 9, 2018

“Too many people tell you why you can’t rather than figure out how you can.” -Unknown


August 8, 2018

“This is a wonderful day. I’ve never seen this one before.” -Maya Angelou


No Excuses

August 7, 2018

“Don’t make excuses, make improvements.” -Tyra Banks


August 6, 2018

“If you find a path with no obstacles, it probably does not lead anywhere.” -Frank A. Clark


Al Berlin

August 3, 2018

“Don’t be stupid.” -Al Berlin (My dad -JB)


August 2, 2018

“I’m not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to steer my ship.” -Louisa May Alcott


Take Some Arrows

August 1, 2018

“If you’re gonna live on the frontier, you’re gonna have to be ready to take some arrows.”