Aphra Behn - Quotes

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Each moment of a happy lover's hour is worth an age of dull and common life.

Each moment of a happy lover's hour is worth an age of dull and common life.

Nothing is more capable of troubling our reason, and consuming our health, than secret notions of jealousy in solitude.

Nothing is more capable of troubling our reason, and consuming our health, than secret notions of jealousy in solitude.

That perfect tranquillity of life, which is nowhere to be found but in retreat, a faithful friend and a good library. ---->>>

There is no sinner like a young saint. ---->>>

Love ceases to be a pleasure when it ceases to be a secret. ---->>>

Faith, sir, we are here today, and gone tomorrow. ---->>>

He that knew all that learning ever writ, Knew only this - that he knew nothing yet. ---->>>

Variety is the soul of pleasure. ---->>>

Money speaks sense in a language all nations understand. ---->>>

One hour of right-down love is worth an age of dully living on. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: 06-21, 2015
Birthplace: Canterbury, United Kingdom
Die: April 16, 1689
Occupation: Dramatist
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Aphra Behn (; 14 December 1640? (baptismal date)–16 April 1689) was a British playwright, poet, translator and fiction writer from the Restoration era. As one of the first English women to earn her living by her writing, she broke cultural barriers and served as a literary role model for later generations of women authors (wikipedia)