"Richard Lovelace" (1617–1657) was an England/English poet in the seventeenth century. He was a cavalier poet who fought on behalf of the king during the English Civil War/Civil War. His best known works are "To Althea, from Prison," and "To Lucasta, Going to the Warres."If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous poets! More Richard Lovelace on Wikipedia.