What's that quote about the industrial revolution replacing farmers with useless bureaucratsSubmitted by relhak on Sun, 03/03/2013 - 01:17
There's an old quote from the industrial revolution where someone predicted that nearly all of the jobs would soon be replaced by machines that would be built and run by a small fraction of the population. And most of the remaining population would end up working as useless bureaucrats and regulators who oversee and harass the productive minority.
Can anyone identify this actual quote? Tax time is here, so I'm really feeling it.