You said potential could never last this long

from The Weeknd – Same Old Song Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

A lot of her initial attraction to him was based on his potential, but after spending a while with him and realising maybe how hard it is to make it in the music industry, she lost belief in him.

His potential is now growing into something quite spectacular.

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