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Before I married, I had three theories about raising children and no children. Now, I have three children and no theories. ---->>>

For all men would be cowards if they durst. ---->>>

Man differs more from Man, than Man from Beast. ---->>>

Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children, and no theories. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: April 1, 1647
Birthplace: Ditchley, Oxfordshire, England
Die: July 26, 1680
Occupation: Writer

John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester (1 April 1647 – 26 July 1680) was an English poet and courtier of King Charles II's Restoration court. The Restoration reacted against the "spiritual authoritarianism" of the Puritan era. Rochester was the embodiment of the new era, and he is as well known for his rakish lifestyle as his poetry, although the two were often interlinked (wikipedia)