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).

Thomas H. Huxley

June 15, 2015

“It is not who is right, but what is right, that is of importance.” –Thomas H. Huxley

Zen Buddhist quote

June 12, 2015

“It is there, right in front of you. Obviously you do not see it.” –Zen Buddhist quote

Zen Proverb

June 11, 2015

“When the pupil is ready, a teacher will appear.” –Zen Proverb

Winston Churchill

June 10, 2015

“It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.” –Winston Churchill

No Matter How You Feel

Never Give Up

June 9, 2015

“No matter how you feel, get up, dress up, show up and never give up.” (Thanks to Jenny Melgert for Today’s thought. – JB)

Joe Biden

June 8, 2015

“A parent knows success when his child turns out better than he did.” –Joe Biden


Be Kind Always

June 5, 2015

“Be kind always.  Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about.” — Anonymous

Frederick Engels

June 4, 2015

“An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory.” — Frederick Engels


Albert Berlin

June 3, 2015

“Don’t be stupid.” — Albert Berlin (my dad … JB 🙂


June 2, 2015

“And all the roads we have to walk are winding.” — Oasis

Jerry Lee Lewis

June 1, 2015

“Don’t let the same dog bite you twice. ” – Jerry Lee Lewis

Go See

May 29, 2015

“Don’t listen to what they say.  Go see.” –Chinese Proverb

F. Scott Fitzgerald

May 28, 2015

“Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat.” –F. Scott Fitzgerald

BB King

May 27, 2015

“The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.” –BB King, RIP

John Wooden

May 26, 2015

“Things turn out the best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.” –John Wooden

Lao Tzu

May 22, 2015

“Time is a created thing. To say, ‘I don’t have time’ is like saying ‘I don’t want to…’” – Lao Tzu

Wayne Gretzky

May 21, 2015

“I skate to where the puck’s going to be, not where it is.” –Wayne Gretzky

Theodore Roethke

May 20, 2015

“What we need is more people who specialize in the impossible.” — Theodore Roethke   (Thanks to Justin Corritore for today’s thought)

Jean-Paul Sartre

May 19, 2015

“Only the guy who isn’t rowing has time to rock the boat.” –Jean-Paul Sartre

Right in front of you

May 18, 2015

“It’s always there, right in front of you. Obviously you do not see it.”