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William Congreve

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Comprehensive information about William Congreve including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. William Congreve (24 January 1670 – 19 January 1729) was an English playwright and poet.. English playwright and poet This educational William Congreve resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.


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Quote Left I came upstairs into the world; for I was born in a cellar. Quote Right
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Quote Left Men are apt to offend ('tis true) where they find most goodness to forgive. Quote Right
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Quote Left You are all camphire and frankincense, all chastity and odour. Quote Right
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Quote Left Music has charms to soothe the savage breast To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak. Quote Right
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Quote Left To find a young fellow that is neither a wit in his own eye, nor a fool in the eye of the world, is a very hard task. Quote Right
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