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).

Success-Mountain-Top

The World

January 8, 2016

“Do not climb the mountain so that the world may see you; but rather so that you may see the world.” (Thank you to Mili in Monterrey for today’s thought – JB)

Waiting

Waiting

January 7, 2016

“Never allow waiting to become a habit.”

Stairs

Success

January 6, 2016

“There is no elevator to success. You have to take the stairs.”

You are your only limit

You are your only limit.

January 5, 2016
Challenges

Challenges

January 4, 2016

“To be successful you must accept all challenges that come your way. You can’t just accept the ones you like.” –Mike Gafka

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Tomorrow

December 31, 2015

“Let’s go invent tomorrow instead of worrying about what happened yesterday”. –Steve Jobs

Sharing

Sharing

December 30, 2015

“The man who learns the art of sharing is the richest man in the world.”

Three-Bees

Three Stings

December 29, 2015

Three Stings George got stung by a bee and said, “I wouldn’t have gotten stung if I’d stayed in bed.” Fred got stung and we heard him roar, “What am I being punished for?” Lew got stung and we heard him say, “I learned somethin’ about bees today.” — Shel Silverstein

Time Clock

Time

December 28, 2015

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

Happy-Holidays

Christmas

December 25, 2015

“He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree.” –Roy L. Smith (Wishing you a very Merry Christmas! – JB)

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Henry David Thoreau

December 24, 2015

“There is no value in life except what you choose to place upon it and no happiness in any place except what you bring to it yourself.” –Henry David Thoreau

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Thought For The Day (TFTD)

December 23, 2015

The greatest things in life aren’t things.

What You Send

What you send

December 22, 2015

What you send – Will Come Back What you sow – You Will Reap What you give – You Will Get What you see in others – Exists in You

Cards

Cards

December 21, 2015

You don’t have a right to the cards you believe you should have been dealt. You have an obligation to play the hell out of the ones you’re holding.” –Cheryl Strayed

Leadership

Leadership

December 18, 2015

“Without leadership, every problem is insurmountable. With it, no problem is unsolvable.” –Roger Cohen, NY Times

Plan

Plan

December 17, 2015

“There is no plan because it’s all plan.”

Dr-Seuss

Dr. Seuss

December 16, 2015

“You have brains in your head and feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.” –Dr. Seuss

NY Giants

Winning

December 15, 2015

“We’ll win when we deserve to win.” –Tom Coughlin (Thanks to Mike Aronson for today’s thought – JB)

Grass

Greener Grass

December 14, 2015

“The grass isn’t always greener on the other side.” –English Proverb

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What Does it Mean to be Kind?

December 11, 2015

The truth is that it can be very hard to be kind. We live complex and busy lives and most of the time we do not even notice when people are in distress for one reason or the other. We have our own issues and our own problems and we just want to get where… Read more »