Quotation by Marquis de Sade

Nature allows all, by its murderous laws;
Incest and rape, all theft and parricide,
All sodom's pleasures, Sappho's lesbian games,
All that destroys and sends men to their graves.
Marquis de Sade (1740–1814), French author. repr. In Donald Thomas, The Marquis de Sade, "The Prisoner" (1976). The Truth (1787).
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