Who is hla stavhana?

Famous quotes containing the words hla stavhana and/or stavhana:

    These things shine:
    The sports of a lord,
    the jealousy of a beloved woman,
    the forbearance of the powerful,
    the speech of the wise,
    and the silence of fools.
    Hla Stavhana (c. 50 A.D.)

    I gave up my shame,
    lost my virginity
    and became notorious
    for his sake.
    Dear Friend,
    this same man
    has now become
    a complete stranger.
    —Hla Stavhana (c. 50 A.D.)