Quotation by Dante Alighieri

There is no greater sorrow than to recall a happy time in the midst of wretchedness.
Dante Alighieri (1265–1321), Italian poet. "Inferno," cto. 5, l. 121-3, The Divine Comedy (1321).

spoken by Francesca da Rimini. This thought appears in Boethius's Consolation of Philosophy, bk. 2 (6th century).
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