Quotation by George Eliot

What people do who go into politics I can't think; it drives me almost mad to see mismanagement over only a few hundred acres.
George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian) Evans] (1819–1880), British novelist. Middlemarch, ch. 40 (1871-1872).

Said by the novel's character named Caleb Garth, a property manager.
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