Retirement Quotes Page 2
"What does retirement mean now that there are so many opportunities
for learning, for caring, for serving?
We can redefine aging."
Rachel Cowan, Wise Aging
"People can't do anything about growing old because it's one of the
most natural things in the world, but one thing you can control,
though, is how you'll live your life once you're old enough to retire."
Adrian J.Williams, Retirement: The Ultimate Retirement Planning Guide!
"Retirement is one of those consequential changes in life, it offers
us a unique opportunity to start over, to move beyond the past and
to once again live forward."
Rick Steiner Ph.D., Retirement: Different by Design: Six Building Blocks Fundamentally Changing How Life After Work is Viewed, Planned For, and Lived
"Retirement gives you the time literally to recreate yourself through a sport,
game, or hobby that you always wanted
to try or that you haven't done in years."
Steven D. Price, How to Survive Retirement: Reinventing Yourself for the Life You?ve Always Wanted
"You've probably worked most of your life to reach the coveted
milestone known as retirement, which, up to now, has
always been a faint light at the end of a long tunnel. The
passageway you've traveled has finally come to the end, and the
previously dim goal has turned into a gloriously bright beacon,
shining directly on YOU."
Olivia Greenwell, So You've Retired: A Practical Guide For Your Happy Retirement
"Those of us born between 1946 and 1964 are the demographic time
bomb: whatever we do has always been the Next Big Thing.
And what we're going to do next is retire, en masse."
Margaret Hovanec, Redefining Retirement
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"The literal definition of 'retire' is to withdraw, to go away, to retreat.
If we were to choose a word today for what life looks
like when we hit the so-called retirement age, what is the likelihood
we would select 'retirement'?"
Lee M. Brower
"There is no need to be bound by convention, push the envelope,
do it weird, do it different, but most of all do it fun!
Be that cigar chomping rock''n'roll granny if it takes your fancy."
Stella Rheingold, 101 Fun Things to do in Retirement
"Is your future brighter than your past? Imagine what it's going to be like
not to have to work anymore.
Do you envision your retirement as a time that will surpass
your working years in fulfillment and meaning?"
Sid Miramontes, Retirement: Your New Beginning
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"Retirement as we know it today did not exist prior to the
industrialization of various Western democracies."
Mike Drak, Victory Lap Retirement: Work While You
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"Retiring just so you can do nothing is no way to live life and
so from now on, the word retirement
will be replaced with the word, graduation."
Mike Finley, Graduation!: Retirement Can Be the Best Time in Your Life. It's Time To "Graduate"
"I work harder now that I have retired from corporate life,
than when I actually worked, but I love it."
"If people concentrated on the really important things in life, there'd
be a shortage of fishing poles."
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"Retirement is wonderful. It's doing nothing without worrying
about getting caught at it."
"Tire but never retire."
M. K. Soni
"I am a free man. I feel as light as a feather."
Javier Perez De Cuellar
"Don't think of retiring from the world until the world
will be sorry that you retire. I hate a fellow whom pride or
cowardice or laziness drive into a corner, and who does
nothing when he is there but sit and growl. Let him come out as
I do, and bark."
"While some people can't wait until their retirement,
others feel cheated that they have to retire at all."
Catherine Pulsifer, from Wings for Work
"The money's no better in retirement but the hours are!"
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"Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch
which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it
burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations."
George Bernard Shaw
"A lot of our friends complain about their retirement. We tell 'em to get a life."
"When a man retires and time is no longer a matter of urgent importance,
his colleagues generally present him with a watch."
"When a man retires, his wife gets twice the husband but only half the income."
Chi Chi Rodriguez
"Most people perform essentially meaningless work.
When they retire that truth is borne upon them."
"I wish that I had read this book 20 years ago; perhaps
I would now be retired if I had implemented his thinking."
C Pulsifer, Book Review - Secret of Success
"Happiness takes on many forms and is subject to as many definitions.
Some people say they will be truly happy when they finally retire,
or if they were to win the lottery, or if they finally get that promotion they
have been working towards for years."
Byron Pulsifer, Recipe For Happiness
"If you believe that achievement ends with retirement,
you will slowly fade away. First of all, keeping the mind active is one
way to prolong your life and to enjoy life to its fullest for as long as possible."
Byron Pulsifer, End Of Achievement
"We have no porch, no rocking chair - and no time.
My biggest need is a calendar because there are so many things to do.
Now I encourage people to retire - the younger the better."
"I am so busy since I have retired, I may have to go back to work
to get a rest."
"In my opinion, a successful retirement takes place when you no longer need to work for money. Rather, the work you do is motivated by higher-level goals and purposes, not income generation."
Rand Bennett, Retire Early: How to retire early by utilizing 7 simple habits of early retirees
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