The government makes it comically difficult for the honest citizen to hire a single employee — and makes it virtually impossible to do it correctly. I’m fairly bright. My assistant is very bright. Between us we have spent many, many hours struggling over the forms. Yet it is inconceivable that we can have got it all right. Now, as a result of my rash attempt to create a job, neither one of us can ever become Attorney General.

My Failed Jobs Program – TIME (via pegobry)