- Myths about the aphrodisiacal properties of rhinoceros horn and tiger bone have produced such consumer demand that both great mammals are close to extinction in the wild.
- There were 3 million walking skeletons in Calcutta; simultaneously, some of the country's 565 maharajahs continued to test the aphrodisiacal powers of crushed diamonds.
- If some parts of The Body's Rapture were printed alone, they could be justly characterized as aphrodisiacal if not pornographic.
- Richard and Judy in The Sun
Richard, 49, said: "When my first marriage ended, I enjoyed the fruits of being a young single man on TV. The aphrodisiacal effects of being a TV personality were obvious. I sowed a lot of f****** oats and loved it."