Quotation by Marquis de Sade

For mortal men there is but one hell, and that is the folly and wickedness and spite of his fellows; but once his life is over, there's an end to it: his annihilation is final and entire, of him nothing survives.
Marquis de Sade (1740–1814), French author. Mme. Clairwill, in L'Histoire de Juliette, ou les Prospérités du Vice, pt. 2 (1797).
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