Words of Wisdom for Retirement

By J. Lubbock

Words of wisdom for retirement are a wonderful way of reminding a retiree that retirement is time to relax, have fun and enjoy life. Words of wisdom can be inspirational, funny or reflective and are great to include in retirement speeches, toasts or in a card.

Popular Words of Wisdom

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer's day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.

By Gene Perret

Retirement means no pressure, no stress, no heartache... unless you play golf.

By Catherine Pulsifer

Retire from work, but not from life.

By Hartman Jule

Retirement has been a discovery of beauty for me. I never had the time before to notice the beauty of my grandkids, my wife, the tree outside my very own front door. And, the beauty of time itself.

Words of Wisdom for Retirement

Planning to retire? Before you do find your hidden passion, do the thing that you have always wanted to do.

by Catherine Pulsifer

By Abe Lemons

The trouble with retirement is that you never get a day off.

By Harry Emerson Fosdick

Don't simply retire from something; have something to retire to.

By Jonathan Clements

Retirement is like a long vacation in Las Vegas. The goal is to enjoy it the fullest, but not so fully that you run out of money.

By Winston Churchill

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.

By Catherine Pulsifer

Retirement may be an ending, a closing, but it is also a new beginning.

Retirement wishes vary from person to person, but these words of wisdom for retirement are, to a certain extent, universal.

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