A Quote by Anthony Dymoke Powell on children, disappointment, parenthood, and promises

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

Anthony Dymoke Powell (1905 - 2000)

Source: Stringham, in A Buyer's Market, 1952; 2nd in the novel sequence, A Dance to the Music of Time

Contributed by: Zaady