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" The best laid schemes o' mice an' men Gang aft a-gley. — Robert Burns, "To a Mouse, "
The Day I Fired Alan Ladd and Other World War II Adventures - Page 1
by A. E. Hotchner - 2002 - 131 pages
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The Changing Architecture of Politics: Structure, Agency and the Future of ...

Philip G. Cerny - 1990 - 288 pages
...opportunity costs are not only present, but can dominate the 'plays of the game' and overshadow intentions. ('The best laid schemes o' mice an' men gang aft a-gley' - Robert Bums.) For instance. Douglass North's analysis of the emergence and role of the state is based on the...
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Artificial Intelligence Illuminated

Ben Coppin - 2004 - 739 pages
...planning methods such as probabilistic planning and dynamic world planning. Introduction to Planning The best laid schemes o' mice an men gang aft a-gley. — Robert Burns, To a Mouse You can never plan the future by the past. — Edmunde Burke, Letter to a Member of the...
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A Mother's Heart ~ Meditations for Daughters

Jonna McFarland - 2005 - 128 pages
...for us believers in harmony with God's own will. Romans 8:26-27 (NLT) There is a famous saying by " The best laid schemes o' mice an' men gang aft a-gley". —Robert Burns ("To a Mouse") [Popularly misquoted as: The best laid plans of mice and men often go astray, or The...
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Stages of Emergency: Cold War Nuclear Civil Defense

Tracy C. Davis - 2007 - 439 pages
...horror on the fullest possible scale could be known for the first time. In a poem famous for the lines "The best laid schemes o' Mice an' Men, / Gang aft agley," Robert Burns addresses a mouse losing its nest to a farmer's plough. Man and mouse alike may find that foresight...
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