Best Laid Plans Quotes

Best Laid Plans Quotes by Robert Burns, Jon Stewart, J. K. Rowling, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Tobin Bell, Brent Spiner and many others.

The best-laid plans of mice and men often go awry.

The best-laid plans of mice and men often go awry.
Robert Burns
The best-laid plans of mice and comedians usually wind up on the cutting-room floor.
Jon Stewart
The best laid plans take 40 years to complete.
Robert Burns
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!
Robert Burns
I have been careless, and so have been thwarted by luck and chance, those wreckers of all but the best laid plans.
J. K. Rowling
Carry with you maps and string, flashlights, friends who make you sing, and stars to help you find your place, music, hope, and amazing grace.
Mary Chapin Carpenter
You know, the best-laid plans of mice and men… I like playing bad guys, and I don’t have a problem doing that. They’re interesting characters, and there’s as many different kinds of bad guys as there are good guys – they’re rich, they’re strong, they’re powerful, and so that’s fine with me.
Tobin Bell
I try not to make plans. Because, even the best laid plans etc. etc.
Brent Spiner
Not to be born is undoubtedly the best plan of all. Unfortunately, it is within no one’s reach.
Emile M. Cioran
Willpower is a myth. The problem with trying to use willpower to achieve and sustain a behavioral change is that it is fueled by emotion. And as we all know, our emotions are, at best, fickle. They come and go. When your emotions start running down — and they will — even your best-laid plans will fall flat.
Phil McGraw
The best laid schemes o’ mice an’ men gang aft agley.
Robert Burns
Chaos is roving through the system and able to undo, at any point, the best laid plans.
Terence McKenna
Riches do not come by crossing your fingers and walking through the day hoping. Riches and wealth comes from well-laid plans.
Jim Rohn
Yeah, but going by that cold tone of voice, she had to wonder whether the best-laid plans of mice and vampires, blah, blah, blah…
J.R. Ward