Anthony Powell - Quotes

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Parents are sometimes a bit of a disappointment to their children. They don't fulfill the promise of their early years. ---->>>

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. ---->>>

Self-love seems so often unrequited. ---->>>

Growing old's like being increasingly penalized for a crime you haven't committed. ---->>>

Few persons who have ever sat for a portrait can have felt anything but inferior while the process is going on. ---->>>

People think that because a novel's invented, it isn't true. Exactly the reverse is the case. Biography and memoirs can never be wholly true, since they cannot include every conceivable circumstance of what happened. The novel can do that. ---->>>

Parents - especially step-parents - are sometimes a bit of a disappointment to their children. They don't fulfill the promise of their early years. ---->>>

Books do furnish a room. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: British
Born: 12-21, 1905
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Die: 03-28, 2000
Occupation: Novelist
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Anthony Dymoke Powell CH CBE ( POH-əl; 21 December 1905 – 28 March 2000) was an English novelist best known for his twelve-volume work A Dance to the Music of Time, published between 1951 and 1975. Powell's major work has remained in print continuously and has been the subject of TV and radio dramatisations (wikipedia)