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Retirement Quotes

Retirement Quotes

Retirement is wonderful.
It's doing nothing without worrying bout getting caught at it.Gene Perret

Morning coffees will finally be what they are meant to be - relaxed and de-stressing. Happy retirement.


Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
– Mark Twain

Preparation for old age should begin not later than one's teens. A life which is empty of purpose until 65 will not suddenly become filled on retirement.
Dwight L. Moody

Convent - a place of retirement for women who wish for leisure to meditate upon the sin of idleness.
Ambrose Bierce

It is better to live rich than to die rich.
– Samuel Johnson

Retirement is the only time when you can have a life without having a job.


Doing what I want, when I want. Retired.

Retirement is when you stop living at work & begin working at living.

Retirement is life's way of giving you a second chance to turn over new leaf.

Don't retire with regrets of what you couldn't do. Retire with ambitions of what you will do now..

Half our life is spent trying to find something to do with the time we have rushed through life trying to save.
– Will Rogers

For retirement brings repose, and repose allows a kindly judgment of all things.
John Sharp Williams

Retirement is the time when you never do all the things you intended to do when you were still working.
Author Unknown

Retirement: World's longest coffee break.
~Author Unknown


O, blest retirement! friend to life's decline
How blest is he who crowns, in shades like these,
A youth of labor with an age of ease!
~Oliver Goldsmith

Life begins at retirement.
~Author Unknown

Retirement can be a great joy if you can figure out how to spend time without spending money.
~Author Unknown

I'm retired - goodbye tension, hello pension!
- Author Unknown

Middle age is when work is a lot less fun and fun is a lot more work.
~Author Unknown

Teacher's Retirement Motto: I Used to Teach. Now I Have No Class.
Unknown quotes

Retirement life begins when the kids move out and the cat gets run over.
- Unknown quotes

Just because you are getting older and have retired doesn’t mean that you should have less confidence in your abilities. Think about the experience and knowledge that you have gained by all the years you have worked!
– Theodore W. Higginsworth

Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants.
– Epictetus

Choose a work that you love and you won't have to work another day.

I advise you to go on living solely to enrage those who are paying your annuities. It is the only pleasure I have left.
– Voltaire

Working people have a lot of bad habits, but the worst of these is work.
– Clarence Darrow