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Upon the principles of reason, the good of many is preferable to the good of a few or of one; a lasting good is to be preferred before a temporary, the public before the private.

 
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  • Born: November 12, 1666
  • Died: May 11, 1731
  • Nationality: English
  • Profession: Writer

– Mary Astell, Some Reflections upon Marriage

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