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Aphra Behn
(1640-1689) born on
Jul 10
English playwright, poet. She was the first English woman to support herself by writing; most popular play was "The Rover," 1677.
         
   
F
He that knew all that ever learning writ,
Knew only this -- that he knew nothing yet.

R
Nothing is more capable of troubling our reason, and consuming our health, than secret notions of jealousy in solitude.
A
Variety is the soul of pleasure.
N
One hour of right-down love
Is worth an age of dully living on.
K
Money speaks sense in a language all nations understand.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: "The Emperor of the Moon," 1687.
R: "The History of Agnes De Castro."
A: The Rover, Pt II. I
N: In "An Uncommon Scold," by Abby Adams, 1989.
K: "The Rover," 1677.
   


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