Surplus Quotes

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Institutionalized rejection of difference is an absolute necessity in a profit economy which needs outsiders
“Institutionalized rejection of difference is an absolute necessity in a profit economy which needs outsiders as surplus people.”
Audre Lorde

Gemma Malley
“Surplus meant unnecessary. Not required.
You couldn’t be a Surplus if you were needed by someone else. You couldn’t be a Surplus if you were loved.

Gemma Malley, The Declaration

Gemma Malley
“I love you Anna Covey,' he said, his voice barely audible. And slowly, clumsily, he leant forward, and his lips found hers, and Anna felt him kiss her awkwardly, she knew that she wasn't a Surplus any more. And nor was Peter.”
Gemma Malley, The Declaration

Enock Maregesi
“Nimewapa watoto wangu kila kitu katika maisha isipokuwa umaskini. Lakini bado wamenishinda.”
Enock Maregesi

Enock Maregesi
“Wape watoto wako urithi wa kutosha ili waweze kufanya kitu, lakini si urithi wa kutosha ili wasiweze kufanya kitu. Wape watoto uhuru wanaostahili kupata, uhuru wa mahesabu, lakini si uhuru wa kila kitu.”
Enock Maregesi

Enock Maregesi
“Ukiwapa watoto wako uhuru wa shaghalabaghala au uhuru wa kila kitu watajisahau! Wape uhuru wa mahesabu.”
Enock Maregesi

“The Americans want a surplus stocked up to supply their every whim. And their appeals are much less requests, more demands. Indeed, the phrase might be more aptly put: Demand and Surplus.”
Geoffrey Wood

“The surplus of the heart overflows from a smile. (Le surplus du coeur - Déborde d'un sourire)”
Charles de Leusse

Israelmore Ayivor
“Give out of your surplus; support someone who's lacking. Give out a little even when lacking; it'll make someone lucky... Have no excuse not to give!”
Israelmore Ayivor, Daily Drive 365

Israelmore Ayivor
“You deserve a full time play; you can't be reserved. Engage your best stamina; you have my support... You can't be a surplus...!”
Israelmore Ayivor, Daily Drive 365

Amit Kalantri
“Anything which you have in profusion is poison”
Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

Pyotr Kropotkin
“The evil of the present system is therefore not that the “surplus-value” of production goes to the capitalist, as Rodbertus and Marx said, thus narrowing the Socialist conception and the general view of the capitalist system; the surplus-value itself is but a consequence of deeper causes. The evil lies in the possibility of a surplus-value existing, instead of a simple surplus not consumed by each generation”
Peter Kropotkin, The Conquest of Bread

Awdhesh Singh
“Happiness is a result of the exchange surplus you create with the world. The more you give to the world and the less you take from it, the more surplus you create and that adds to your happiness balance.”
Awdhesh Singh, 31 Ways to Happiness