American literary icon John Steinback was influenced by Burns, naming his classic book 'Of Mice and Men' after the first line of the poem To A Mouse, which contains the line: "The best laid schemes o' mice an' men / Gang aft agley
IT'S AN UNCONTESTABLE FACT THAT THE BEST-LAID schemes of mice and men "gang aft agley
," as Robert Burns would have it--or "often go awry," as it's generally translated into English.
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the best laid schemes o' mice and men gang aft agley
," and so it was with us for, after coming thus far on our long journey, without a single mistake, we here took the wrong trail and discovered our mistake, only on approaching Fort Pitt, a Hudson Bay Company's post on the Saskatchewan, and about one hundred miles lower down the river than our destination.
So near to a great night out and yet so far from your final resting place at St Michael's, Rabbie - the best laid schemes do, indeed, gang aft agley
But Mousie, thou art no thy lane, In proving foresight may be vain: The best-laid schemes o' mice an' men Gang aft agley
, An' lea'e us nought but grief an' pain For promis'd joy
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are representations of capitalist relations that already exist.
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and all that, so the opportunity slipped away.
But, to quote Robbie Burns, "The best laid schemes o' mice an' men/ Gang aft agley
However, similar to previous research suggesting that that students are relatively inactive and not meeting daily physical activity recommendations (ACHA, 2010; Seo, Nehl, Agley
, Ma, 2007), exercise was not reported as being a coping mechanism frequently engaged in by participants.
As Robert Burns said, "The best laid schemes o' mice an' men, gang aft agley
(often go awry).