Though we seem grieved at the shortness of life in general, we are wishing every period of it at an end. The minor longs to be at age, then to be a man of business, then to make up an estate, then to arrive at honors, then to retire.— Joseph Addison
Restlessness Retirement Wishes quotations
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
When one door closes, another one opens.
When a man retires and time is no longer a matter of urgent importance, his colleagues generally present him with a watch.
Spend time with those you love. One of these days you will say either: "I wish I had" or "I'm glad I did".
I really stay busy [in retirement]. I often have to cancel my golf games on the weekends to go play in tennis tournaments.
Convent - a place of retirement for women who wish for leisure to meditate upon the sin of idleness.
I care about our young people, and I wish them great success, because they are our Hope for the Future, and some day, when my generation retires, they will have to pay us trillions of dollars in social security
Sometimes you wish it was easier, but if it was, everyone else would do it, then you remember you don't want to be like everyone else.
Retirement means no pressure, no stress, no heartache... unless you play golf.
I wish I could say farewell and retire but there is nothing for me to retire from.
A man can't retire his experience.
Give away what you most wish to receive.
As in all successful ventures, the foundation of a good retirement is planning.
Social Security is a solemn promise to kupuna like my 88-year-old mother that they can rely on the retirement they've earned. While I'm glad to see our seniors receive an increase for the second year in a row, I wish the cost-of-living adjustment could be larger. However, every little bit helps make a difference in these tough economic times.
Retirement: It's nice to get out of the rat race, but you have to learn to get along with less cheese.
Those who wish to sing... always find a song.
Thoughts on the Merits of Work The worst of work nowadays is what happens to people when they cease to work.
Retirement: That's when you return from work one day and say, "Hi, Honey, I'm home - forever."
I enjoy waking up and not having to go to work. So I do it three or four times a day.
Great minds have purposes; others have wishes.
Don't act your age in retirement. Act like the inner young person you have always been.
Retirement kills more people than hard work ever did.
There's one thing I always wanted to do before I quit... Retire!
A goal without a plan is just a wish.
You know you're getting old when work is a lot less fun and fun is a lot more work.
In my retirement I go for a short swim at least once or twice every day.
It's either that or buy a new golf ball.
When you retire, you switch bosses - from the one who hired you to the one who married you.
Fight me if you wish, but remember I am old for a reason.
Retirement is wonderful. It's doing nothing without worrying about getting caught at it.
In retirement, only money and symptoms are consequential.
A retired husband is often a wife's full-time job.
Some see a weed, some see a wish.
I wish that my husband's friends had left him where he is, happy and contented in retirement.
I'm now as free as the breeze - with roughly the same income.
In this country men seem to live for action as long as they can and sink into apathy when they retire.
Never wish life were easier, wish that you were better.
How blest is he who crowns in shades like these A youth of labour with an age of ease!
For retirement brings repose, and repose allows a kindly judgment of all things.
Retire? I'm going to stay in show business until I'm the only one left
You're never too old to wish upon a star.
John McCain is falling down on the job.
He has gotten weak. He has gotten old. I do want to wish him a happy birthday. He is going to be 80 on Monday and I want to give him the best birthday present ever, the gift of retirement.
There is San Diego - this retirement village, with its prim petticoat, that doesn't want to get too near the water. San Diego worries about all the turds washing up on the lovely, pristine beaches of La Jolla. San Diego wishes Mexico would have fewer babies. And San Diego, like the rest of America, is growing middle-aged.
I have no regrets about my career or retiring.
Not once have I thought 'Gosh, I wish I was back on the court.
I think that in a year I may retire. I cannot take my money with me when I die and I wish to enjoy it, with my family, while I live. I should prefer living in Germany to any other country, though I am an American, and am loyal to my country.
I got back to my hometown, and everyone is like, "I wish I could retire at 39.
" So they put it in perspective.