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Retire? I'm not going to ease up, let up, shut up or give up until I'm taken up. In fact I'm just getting warmed up.
Cessation of work is not accompanied by cessation of expenses.
Dismiss the old horse in good time, lest he fail in the lists and the spectators laugh.
It is one of the enjoyments of retirement that you are able to drift through the day at your own pace, easy in the knowledge that you have put hard work and achievement behind you.
I am Retired Leisure. I am to be met with in trim gardens. I am already come to be known by my vacant face and careless gesture, perambulating at no fixed pace nor with any settled purpose. I walk about; not to and from.
Few men of action have been able to make a graceful exit at the appropriate time.
Retirement? You're talking about death, right?
Retirement: statutory senility.
Most people perform essentially meaningless work. When they retire, that truth is borne upon them.
The important thing about women today is, as they get older, they still keep house. It's one reason why they don't die, but men die when they retire. Women just polish the teacups.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
You have to live your life according to what comforts you, not what the rest of your family thinks you ought to be doing.
Love is being stupid together.
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.
I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens.