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).

John Shedd

April 6, 2015

“A ship in harbor is safe; but that is not what ships are built for.” – John Shedd

George Bernard Shaw

April 3, 2015

“Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” -George Bernard Shaw

Albert Einstein

April 2, 2015

“To understand the world one must not be worrying about one’s self.” -Albert Einstein

George Washington

April 1, 2015

“It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.” -George Washington


New Website

March 31, 2015

Hello All, Very proud to let you know about our new website that you will find more interesting, helpful and easy to navigate (plus, we kept the team pictures :)) https://www.logisticsplus.net/introducing-a-new-and-improved-www-logisticsplus-net-website/ Thanks to everyone who helped make this a reality. The feedback has been great.  As we approach our 20th year in business, it is… Read more »

Robert Frost

“Don’t ever take down a fence until you know why it was put up.” -Robert Frost  


March 30, 2015

“If those near are pleased, those far away will come.” – Confucius


2015 Interesting Thought

March 24, 2015

In 2015, Uber, the world’s largest taxi company, owns no vehicles; Facebook, the world’s most popular media owner, creates no content; Alibaba, the most valuable retailer, has no inventory; and Airbnb, the world’s largest accommodation provider, owns no real estate.

Chinese Proverb

March 16, 2015

“A dog in the kennel scratches at his fleas—the hunting dog does not feel them”. –Chinese Proverb Note: I will be out of the country on business until March 30th when the daily thoughts will resume. Please keep a good thought each day until then. – Jim Berlin

Napoleon Hill

March 13, 2015

“In a time of drastic change, it is the learners who inherit the future. The learned usually find themselves equipped to live in a world that no longer exists”. –Napoleon Hill

Jim Walton

March 12, 2015

“Dad always said you’ve got to stay flexible. We never went on a family trip nor have we ever heard of a business trip in which the schedule was not changed at least once after the trip was underway. Later, we all snickered at some writers who viewed Dad as a grand strategist who intuitively… Read more »

Larry King

March 11, 2015

“I have never learned anything while I was talking.” –Larry King

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

March 10, 2015

“If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up the men to gather wood, divide the work and give orders. Instead, teach them to yearn for the vast and endless sea.” —Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Dr. Who

March 9, 2015

“Some people live more in 20 years than others do in 80. It’s not the time that matters, it’s the person.” –Dr. Who

Chinese Proverb

March 6, 2015

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

Chinese Proverb

March 5, 2015

“To be uncertain is to be uncomfortable, but to be certain is to be ridiculous.” –Chinese Proverb

Mario Andretti

March 4, 2015

“If everything seems under control, you’re just not going fast enough.” –Mario Andretti

J.K. Simmons

March 3, 2015

“If you’re lucky enough to have a parent or two alive on this planet, call them. Don’t text. Don’t email. Call them on the phone. Tell them you love them, and thank them, and listen to them for as long as they want to talk to you”. —Oscar-winning actor J.K. Simmons

Leonard Nimoy

March 2, 2015

“A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory”. –Leonard Nimoy, RIP (1931-2015)

Agnes’ Law

February 27, 2015

“Almost everything in life is easier to get into than out of.” –Agnes’ Law