Anthony Powell Quotes

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Growing old is like being increasingly penalized for a crime you haven't committed.

aging old age

Self-love seems so often unrequited.
— Anthony Powell
Parents are sometimes a bit of a disappointment to their children. They don't fulfill the promise of their early years.
— Anthony Powell

parents

He fell in love with himself at first sight, and it is a passion to which he has always remained faithful. Self-love seems so often unrequited.
— Anthony Powell

egotism