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Come, come, leave business to idlers, and wisdom to fools: they have need of 'em: wit be my faculty, and pleasure my occupation, and let father Time shake his glass.

William Congreve

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Artistically he became a disciple of John Dryden. (This is usually paraphrased as "Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned")
Congreve coined another famous phrase in Love for Love (1695):
"O fie miss you must not kiss and tell. Later life
Congreve withdrew from the theatre and lived the rest of his life on residuals from his early work.

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