of mice and men This is Caleb’s tattoo.This quote is from a Robert Burns poem but I was inspired by John Steinbeck’s “Of Mice and Men“.I’ve always felt that the success of our own plans are so subject to things outside our control. This quote reflects that. Pin ItShare on TumblrYou may also like... I eat men like air. Robert Creeley all men are created equal I doubted if I should ever come back.