Defer not till tomorrow to be wise, tomorrow's sun to thee may never rise.

William Congreve

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William Congreve (24 January 1670 – 19 January 1729) was an English playwright, poet and Whig politician. His works, which form an important component of Restoration literature, were known for their use of satire and the comedy of manners genre. Notable plays he wrote include The Old Bachelor (1693), The...

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