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).

Baby Steps

September 12, 2019

“We tend to forget that baby steps still move us forward.”

Never Forget

September 11, 2019

“Never forget.”



September 10, 2019

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” -Wayne Gretzky

Stop Me

September 9, 2019

“The question isn’t who’s going to let me, it’s who’s going to stop me.” -Ayn Rand

Too Small

September 6, 2019

“If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.” -Dalai Lama


Good Person

September 5, 2019

“Never regret being a good person to the wrong people. Your behavior says everything about you and their behavior says enough about them.” -Bruce Lee

Home Runs

September 3, 2019

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


Busy Person

August 30, 2019

“If you want something done, ask a busy person.” -JB’s Dad


August 29, 2019

“No need to use 100 words when 1 or 2 will do.”


Get Things Done!

August 27, 2019

“Why do some people rise through the ranks? I’ll tell you why: Simply because they have the ability to get things done!” -Dale Carnegie

Change The World

August 26, 2019

“People who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones that do.” -Rob Siltanen

Closed Doors

August 23, 2019

“For every 100 doors that close, one of them will crack and you have to figure out a way to get in it.” -Michael Austin


August 22, 2019

“Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can cut through argument, debate and doubt, to offer a solution everybody can understand.” -Colin Powell

Being Smart

August 21, 2019

“Half of being smart is knowing what you’re dumb at.”

Time Clock

Make Time

August 20, 2019

“You will never ‘find’ time for anything. If you want time, you must make it.” -Charles Buxton


August 19, 2019

“Everything comes to those who hustle while they wait.” -Thomas Edison



August 16, 2019

“When a man smiles all the time, he’s probably selling something that doesn’t work.” —George Carlin (Thanks to Bob Moore for today’s thought)


Today is Life

August 15, 2019

“Today is life; make the most of it. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you.” —Dale Carnegie

What People See

What People See

August 14, 2019
see clearly

It is there

August 13, 2019

“It is there, right in front of you; obviously you do not see it.” —Zen Buddhist thought