Growing old is like being increasingly penalized for a crime you haven't committed.
This quote is about age-and-aging.
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Anthony Dymoke Powell (December 21, 1905 - March 28, 2000) is a writer most remembered for his A Dance to the Music of Time duodecalogy published between 1951 and 1975. According to his memoirs, Powell rhymes with Lowell (not towel).
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