The trouble with retirement is that you never get a day off.
When a man retires, his wife gets twice the husband but only half the income.
——Chi Chi Rodriguez
Retirement may be an ending, a closing, but it is also a new beginning.
Retirement means doing whatever I want to do. It means choice.
Musicians don't retire; they stop when there's no more music in them.
There are some who start their retirement long before they stop working.
I used to dread getting older because I thought I would not be able to do all the things I wanted to do, but now that I am older, I find that I don't want to do them.
——Lady Nancy Astor
Don't wait for retirement to be happy and really start living. Invariably, people who try this find out that they have waited much too long.
——Life's Secret Guide to Happiness