Quotation by Hla Stavhana

Even elegant
and practiced sex
from shrewd men
won't sweep me off my feet
as will love made
in goodness and affection
wherever or however done.
Hla Stavhana (c. 50 A.D.), South Indian king, Prkrit poet. translated from The Gthsaptaat of Stavhana Hla by Martha Ann Selby, vs. 274, Nirnaya Sgara Press (1889).
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