Retirement Quotes and Sayings
Sooner or later I’m going to die, but I’m not going to retire.
– Margaret Mead
When I retire I’m going to spend my evenings by the fireplace going through those boxes. There are things in there that ought to be burned.
– Richard M. Nixon
Retirement: It’s nice to get out of the rat race, but you have to learn to get along with less cheese.
– Gene Perret
To retire is to begin to die.
– Pablo Casals
There are some who start their retirement long before they stop working.
– Robert Half
The best time to start thinking about your retirement is before the boss does.
I’m retired – goodbye tension, hello pension.
The question isn’t at what age I want to retire, it’s at what income.
– George Foreman
Musicians don’t retire; they stop when there’s no more music in them.
– Louis Armstrong
It is time I stepped aside for a less experienced and less able man.
– Professor Scott Elledge
When a man retires and time is no longer a matter of urgent importance, his colleagues generally present him with a watch.
– R.C. Sherriff
Life begins at retirement.
Retirement may be looked upon either as a prolonged holiday or as a rejection, a being thrown on to the scrap- heap.
– Simone de Beauvoir
When you see some people work you wonder what they’ll do in retirement.
I will not retire while I’ve still got my legs and my make- up box.
– Bette Davis