Oppresses Quotes

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solitude-desolates-me-company-oppresses-me-fernando-pessoa
can-nation-be-free-if-it-oppresses-other-nations-it-cannot
we-cannot-change-anything-until-we-accept-it-condemnation-does-not-liberate-it-oppresses
a-democracy-thrives-on-diversity-tyranny-oppresses-it
we-cannot-change-anything-unless-we-accept-it-condemnation-does-not-liberate-it-oppresses-cg-jung
a-ruler-who-oppresses-poor-is-like-driving-rain-that-leaves-no-crops-proverbs-283
he-who-oppresses-poor-to-increase-his-wealth-he-who-gives-gifts-to-richboth-come-to-poverty-proverbs-2216
do-not-imagine-you-can-exorcise-what-oppresses-you-in-life-by-giving-vent-to-it-in-art-gustave-flaubert
theres-certain-slant-light-on-winter-afternoons-that-oppresses-like-weight-of-cathedral-tunes-emily-dickinson
indeed-interests-oppressors-lie-in-changing-consciousness-oppressed-not-situation-which-oppresses-them-paulo-freire
there-is-no-happiness-for-him-who-oppresses-persecutes-no-there-can-be-no-repose-for-him-for-sighs-unfortunate-cry-for-vengeance-to-heaven-johann-heinrich-pestalozzi
laughter-has-got-to-be-single-healthiest-activity-one-can-perform-just-think-how-healthy-you-would-be-if-you-could-sincerely-laugh-at-that-which-now-oppresses-you-darrell-calkins
i-always-live-in-present-i-dont-know-future-no-longer-have-past-the-former-oppresses-me-as-possibility-everything-latter-as-reality-nothing-fernando-pessoa
government-culture-are-two-diametrically-opposed-forces-one-blinds-oppresses-other-uplifts-unites
he-who-oppresses-poor-shows-contempt-for-their-maker-but-whoever-is-kind-to-needy-honors-god-proverbs-1431
kafka-truly-illustrates-way-environment-oppresses-individual-he-shows-how-unconscious-controls-our-lives-manuel-puig
he-oppresses-poor-needy-he-commits-robbery-he-does-not-return-what-he-took-in-pledge-he-looks-to-idols-he-does-detestable-things-ezekiel-1812
to-deny-access-to-translation-interpreting-services-oppresses-human-rights-violates-laws-nataly-kelly
for-artist-to-go-play-in-country-that-occupies-other-peoples-land-oppresses-them-way-israel-does-is-plain-wrong-they-should-say-no
the-iranian-regime-calls-for-annihilation-israel-it-oppresses-its-own-citizens-its-part-murder-going-on-in-syria-its-building-atomic-bomb-mark-regev
an-artist-in-my-understanding-word-should-side-with-people-against-emperor-that-oppresses-his-her-people-chinua-achebe
that-which-oppresses-me-is-it-my-soul-trying-to-come-out-in-open-soul-world-knocking-at-my-heart-for-entrance-rabindranath-tagore
one-who-while-seeking-happiness-oppresses-with-violence-other-living-beings-who-also-desire-happinesss-will-not-find-happiness-hereafter-gautama-buddha
i-am-not-going-to-stand-up-to-show-pride-in-flag-for-country-that-oppresses-black-people-people-color
when-you-enter-into-struggle-you-genuinely-believe-in-what-you-are-doing-you-live-under-injustice-you-live-under-regime-that-is-dictatorial-oppresses-people-there-have-to-be-sacr
something-happened-during-1980s-perhaps-political-climate-that-time-that-caused-me-to-ask-how-people-would-become-part-system-that-oppresses-their-own-people
the-thing-which-grieves-oppresses-my-heart-with-respect-to-poor-scotland-is-hardness-heart-manifest-in-levity-cruelty-with-which-they-speak-edward-irving
for-sight-angry-weather-saddens-my-soul-sight-town-sitting-like-bereaved-mother-beneath-layers-ice-oppresses-my-heart-khalil-gibran
under-capitalism-man-oppresses-man-but-under-socialism-its-other-way-around-russ-roberts
he-whose-pride-oppresses-humble-may-perhaps-be-humbled-but-will-never-be-humble-johann-kaspar-lavater
write-on-my-gravestone-infidel-traitor-infidel-to-every-church-that-compromises-with-wrong-traitor-to-every-government-that-oppresses-the-people
write-on-my-gravestone-infidel-traitor-infidel-to-every-church-that-compromises-with-wrong-traitor-to-every-government-that-oppresses-people-wendell-phillips
for-there-is-no-sex-there-is-but-sex-that-is-oppressed-sex-that-oppresses-it-is-oppression-that-creates-sex-not-contrary-monique-wittig
Death appears as the harsh victory of the law of our ancestors of the dimension of our becoming. It is a fact that, as productivity increases, each succeeding generation becomes smaller in stature. The defeat of our fathers is revisited upon us as the limits of our world. Yes, structure is human, it is the monumentalization of congealed sweat, sweat squeezed from old exploitation and represented as nature, the world we inhabit, the objective ground. We do not, in our insect-like comings and going, make the immediate world in which we live, we do not make a contribution, on the contrary we are set in motion by it; a generation will pass before what we have done, as an exploited class, will seep through as an effect of objectivity. (Our wealth is laid down in heaven.) The structure of the world has been built by the dead, they were paid in wages, and when the wages were spent and they were in the ground, what they had made continued to exist, these cities, roads and factories are their calcified bones. They had nothing but their wages to show for what they had done, who they were and what they did has been cancelled out. But what they made has continued into our present, their burial and decay is our present. This is the definition of class hatred. We are no closer now to rest, to freedom, to communism than they were, their sacrifice has brought us nothing, what they did counted for nothing, we have inherited nothing, but they did produce value, they did make the world in which we now live, the world that now oppresses us is constructed from the wealth they made, wealth that was taken from them as soon as they were paid a wage, taken and owned by someone else, owned and used to define the nature of class domination. We too must work, and the value we produce leaks away from us, from each only a trickle but in all a sea of it and that, for the next generation, will thicken into wealth for others to own and as a congealed structure it will be used to frame new enterprises in different directions. The violence of what they produced becomes the structure that dominates our existence. Our lives begin amidst the desecration of our ancestors, millions of people who went to their graves as failures, and forever denied experiences of a full human existence, their simply being canceled out; as our parents die, we can say truly that their lives were for nothing, that the black earth that is thrown down onto them blacks out our sky.

frere dupont
death-appears-as-harsh-victory-law-our-ancestors-dimension-our-becoming-it-is-fact-that-as-productivity-increases-each-succeeding-generation-becomes-smaller-in-stature-the-defeat
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