Rate this quote:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it
We are no guiltier in following the primative impulses that govern us than is the Nile for her floods or the sea for her waves.
Edit this quote...

Marquis de Sade

French soldier and writer whose descriptions of sexual perversion gave rise to the term `sadism' (1740-1814)

All Marquis de Sade quotes | Marquis de Sade Books

★ FAVORITE (4 votes)


Find a translation for this quote in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss this Marquis de Sade quote with the community:

Quote of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE inspiring quote delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:


"Marquis de Sade Quotes." Quotes.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 30 Nov. 2015. <http://www.quotes.net/quote/12446>.

We need you!

Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.