Quotes: courtesans

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  • Bernard Mandeville
    Bernard Mandeville
    British writer and artist 1670-1733
    Bernard Mandeville
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    If courtesans and strumpets were to be prosecuted with as much rigor as some silly people would have it, what locks or bars would be sufficient to preserve the honor of our wives and daughters?
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Subjects in these quotes:

  1. courtesans
  2. prosecuted
  3. sufficient
  4. daughters
  5. would
  6. locks