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Retire? I'm not going to ease up, let up, shut up or give up until I'm taken up. In fact I'm just getting warmed up.
A retired husband is often a wife's full-time job.
Cessation of work is not accompanied by cessation of expenses.
Dismiss the old horse in good time, lest he fail in the lists and the spectators laugh.
It is one of the enjoyments of retirement that you are able to drift through the day at your own pace, easy in the knowledge that you have put hard work and achievement behind you.
I am Retired Leisure. I am to be met with in trim gardens. I am already come to be known by my vacant face and careless gesture, perambulating at no fixed pace nor with any settled purpose. I walk about; not to and from.
Few men of action have been able to make a graceful exit at the appropriate time.
Retirement? You're talking about death, right?
Retirement: statutory senility.
Most people perform essentially meaningless work. When they retire, that truth is borne upon them.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
- Mae West
It always seems impossible until it's done.
Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.