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Time passes quickly as if you started your career yesterday. No worries! we have to retire at one day. In today's post, we are giving you Retirement Quotes the best inspiration even in the last steps of your life.

Every ending is a new start of some exciting thing in our life. So there is no place of worrying except enjoying the present time just like you are going start a new journey.

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“Retire from work, but not from life.” – M.K. Soni

“Often when you think you're at the end of something, you're at the beginning of something else.” – Fred Rogers

“Retirement is not the end of the road. It is the beginning of the open highway.” – Author Unknown

“Retirement is wonderful. It's doing nothing without worrying about getting caught at it.” – Gene Perret 

“There's never enough time to do all the nothing you want.” – Bill Waterson, Calvin & Hobbes 

“Retirement: That's when you return from work one day and say, “Hi, Honey, I'm home — forever.” – Gene Perret

“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.” – Jonathan Clements 

“I'm not retiring. I am graduating. Today is my graduation day. Retirement means that you'll just go ahead and live on your laurels and surf all day in Oceanside. It ain't going to happen." – Junior Seau

“It is better to live rich than to die rich.” – Samuel Johnson

“If people concentrated on the really important things in life, there’d be a shortage of fishing poles.” – Doug Larson 

“I'm not just retiring from the company, I'm also retiring from my stress, my commute, my alarm clock, and my iron.” – Hartman Jule

I'm not just retiring from the company,

“Retirement isn't so bad. Give me a tall drink, a plush sofa and a rerun of 'Matlock,' and you can have the rest. Matlock is my hero. He never loses.” – Ken Venturi 

“Don't act your age in retirement. Act like the inner young person you have always been.” – J. A. West

“You have to put off being young until you can retire.” – Author Unknown

“Hal our life is spent trying to find something to do with the time we have rushed through life trying to save.” – Will Rogers

“The key to retirement is to find joy in the little things.” – Susan Miller 

“Something pretty…that's just the surface. People worry so much about aging, but you look younger if you don't worry about it.” – Jeanne Moreau

“I see retirement as just another of these reinventions, another chance to do new things and be a new version of myself.” – Walt Mossberg

“Retirement's the most wonderful thing. I get to enjoy all the things I never stopped to notice on the way up. After an extraordinary life, it's time to enjoy my retirement.” – Patrick Macnee 

“Retirement may be looked upon either as a prolonged holiday or as a rejection, a being thrown on to the scrap-heap.” – Simone de Beauvoir

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"Retirement is not in my vocabulary. They aren't going to get rid of me that way." – Betty White

“The best time to start thinking about your retirement is before the boss does.” – Author Unknown

“I never had the sense that there was an end: that there was a retirement or that there was a jackpot.” – Leonard Cohen

“You know you're ready to retire when you think “getting lucky” means fining your car in the parking lot.” – Unknown

“A retired husband is often a wife's full-time job.” – Ella Harris

“I accept everything which is favorable for the people and the army; for myself, I wish to live in retirement.” – Toussaint Louverture

“For many, retirement is a time for personal growth, which becomes the path to greater freedom.” – Robert Delamontague

“The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.” – Vince Lombardi

“Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.” – Mark Twain

“The trouble with retirement is that you never get a day off.” – Abe Lemons

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

“I haven't quite got the hang of this retirement thing.” – Walter Cronkite

“Contemplation of life after retirement and life after death can help you deal with contemporary challenges.” – Russell M. Nelson

“You don't stop laughing when you grow old, you grow old when you stop laughing.” – George Bernard Shaw 

“I found out retirement means playing golf, or I don't know what the hell it means. But to me, retirement means doing what you have fun doing.” – Dick Van Dyke 

“Retirement from work has depressed many a man and hastened his death.” – Ezra Taft Benson 

“The rate of return on Social Security for people nearing retirement is about 1.5 percent. By the time young children like mine are ready to retire, that rate of return will be a negative percentage.” – Paul Ryan 

“Real people have trouble balancing their checkbooks, much less calculating how much they need to save for retirement; they sometimes binge on food, drink, or high-definition televisions. They are more like Homer Simpson than Mr. Spock.” – Richard Thaler

“I need to retire from retirement.” – Sandra Day O'Connor

“The decision to incentivise savings for pension funds augurs well for infrastructure financing and retirement planning.” – Arundhati Bhattacharya 

“Retirement without the love of letters is a living burial.” – Seneca

without the love of letters is a living burial.

“Retirement kills more people than hard work ever did.” – Malcolm Forbes 

“To enjoy a long, comfortable retirement, save more today.” – Suze Orman 

“Preparation for old age should begin not later than one's teens. A life which is empty of purpose until 65 will not suddenly become filled on retirement.” – Dwight L. Moody 

“Retirement at sixty-five is ridiculous. When I was sixty-five I still had pimples.” – George Burns

“Wisdom and penetration are the fruit of experience, not the lessons of retirement and leisure. Great necessities call out great virtues.” – Abigail Adams 

“You can never have the comeback if you don't have the retirement.” – Chael Sonnen 

“A thriving new beginning can be and should be a time for amazing engagement, growth, connections, contributions, and amazing possibilities.” – Lee M. Brower 

“Those who believe that after I have left the government as prime minister, I will go into a permanent retirement, really should have their heads examined.” – Lee Kuan Yew

“As your life changes, it takes time to recalibrate, to find your values again. You might also find that retirement is the time when you stretch out and find your potential.” – Sid Miramontes 

“Retirement, a time to do what you want to do, when you want to do it, where you want to do it and how you want to do it,” – Catherine Pulsifer  

“For retirement brings repose, and repose allows a kindly judgment of all things.” – John Sharp Williams 

“I'm not sure that too many Americans would choose the president to manage their retirement accounts.” – Mike Pompeo  

“Working people have a lot of bad habits, but the worst of these is work.” – Clarence Darrow

“Retirement is having nothing to do and someone always keeping you from it.” – Robert Brault

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“Retirement is wonderful if you have two essentials – much to live on and much to live for.” – Author Unknown 

“Anyone with a pension or retirement is an investor in the stock market.” –Brad Katsuyama 

“People who refuse to rest honorably on their laurels when they reach retirement age seem very admirable to me.” – Helen Hayes 

“I guess I don't really believe in retirement. I believe in shorter days and maybe in weekends!.” – Alice Waters 

“People just haven't saved enough for retirement. And they're going to outlive their money.” – Sallie Krawcheck 

“Convent - a place of retirement for women who wish for leisure to meditate upon the sin of idleness.” – Ambrose Bierce 

“Working hard to earn more money and then giving it away in higher taxes isn't financially intelligent, even if you do put some of it into a retirement account.” – Robert Kiyosaki  

“If anything could have pulled me out of retirement, it would have been an Indiana Jones film.” – Sean Connery 

“I'm a little young for retirement.” – Joni Mitchell 

“There are some who start their retirement long before they stop working.” – Robert Half 

“Retirement may be an ending, a closing, but it is also a new beginning.” –  Catherine Pulsifer

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“I love the Roth IRA. Tax-free income in retirement is a truly great deal.” – Suze Orman

“Never take a loan against your retirement! When you pay interest against your retirement, you cost yourself interest.” – Dave Ramsey

“I am going to retire, and it is going to be a permanent retirement.” – Art Bell

“When you retire, you switch bosses. From the one who hired you to the one who married you.” – Unknown

“Here is nothing wrong with athletes coming back from retirement.” –George Vecsey

“I am philosophically opposed to raising the retirement age. I misspoke and said I was not philosophically opposed.” – Bill Flores

“Retirement to me does not mean nothing to do but the realization of the decisions I made in the past. That I made in my life.” – Jack Bowman

“Retirement . . . is when you stop living at work and begin working at living .” – Unknown

“Retirement from Job does not mean retirement from life! It is the beginning not an end!.” – Ravi Samuel

“I can enjoy a vacation as well as the next person, as long as I know it's a vacation and not a premature retirement.” – Mary Crosby

“In retirement, every day is Boss Day and every day is Employee Appreciation Day.” – Terri Guillemets

“In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: It goes on.” – Robert Frost

“While I am flattered about the speculation of being enticed out of retirement, I'm happy with life as a bad golfer!” – Chipper Jones

“Retirement: Something arrived at in haste and lived at in leisure.” – Dave Erhard

“In money, and in life, you are very often your own worst enemy. You promise yourself you're going to diet, then eat not one or two French fries but a whole plate. You decide to really commit to saving for retirement, only to wind up with a new pair of shoes in your closet. Jean Chatzky

“Instead of planning the retirement of the Space Shuttle program, America should be preparing the shuttles for their next step in space: evolving, not shutting them down and laying off thousands of people. Buzz Aldrin

“Whether we are working to pay off student loans, credit card debt, paying for elder or childcare, or even trying to save for retirement, the idea of the American dream still remains just that - a dream.” – Adrienne C. Moore

“It was the labor movement that helped secure so much of what we take for granted today. The 40-hour work week, the minimum wage, family leave, health insurance, Social Security, Medicare, retirement plans. The cornerstones of the middle-class security all bear the union label.” – Barack Obama

“Financial literacy is an issue that should command our attention because many Americans are not adequately organizing finances for their education, healthcare and retirement.” – Ron Lewis

“Use visual cues to prompt yourself to put away more. A photograph of the beach house where you and your husband can envision spending your retirement will remind you to bump up the contribution to your 401(k); a snapshot of your child in a college sweatshirt can encourage you to put more into a 529 college savings plan.” – Jean Chatzky

“I came out of retirement to run a start-up. Historically, I seldom used all of my vacation time, and the last sick day I took was in 1992. I am a sick puppy.” – Maynard Webb

“The Department of Labor's final conflict of interest rule will ensure that America's workers and retirees receive retirement advice in their best interest.” – Tom Perez

“I would not vote to raise the retirement age to 70 because there are just too many Americans that work hard all their lives and just simply physically couldn't work until they are 70.” – Bill Flores

“The key to a vibrant middle class is an abundance of jobs that pay enough so that workers can provide for themselves and their families, enjoy leisure time, save for retirement and pay for their children's education so they can grow up and earn even more than their parents.” – Marco Rubio

“During my four years as treasurer, we restructured our pension system, cutting the state's unfunded liability almost by half and putting our retirement system on stronger footing.” – Gina Raimondo

“401k savings accounts have become so important in the landscape of retirement planning that their security and expansion became a top priority in formulating and implementing the Pension Protection Act of 2006 that was enacted during my tenure as the U.S. Secretary of Labor.” – Elaine Chao

“Whatever my trouble had been at first, it developed into separation of the retina in both eyes. From the day on which I first consulted the oculist up to the present time, about twenty-four years, I have only been three times in 'The World' building. Most people think I'm dead or living in Europe in complete retirement.” – Joseph Pulitzer

“Many seniors understand that Social Security is social insurance as opposed to a program where we put money aside for our own retirement. But most elderly individuals think they're getting their money back. So it isn't selfishness as much as a misunderstanding.” – Richard Lamm

“While more people are working later in life because of happy things like longer life expectancy, they are also doing so because of very sad things, like a lack of Social Security benefits or retirement plans.” – Alissa Quart

“No one should expect the value of their house to appreciate quickly - counting on your home to be a significant part of your retirement saving isn't a winning strategy - but it is reasonable to expect that prices generally will rise with at least the rate of inflation for some time to come.” – Mark Zandi

“Planning to play: that's what saving for retirement is today - and it is antithetical to the nature of play, fully within the definition of work, and blissfully ignorant of the reality of death.” – John Thorn

“Well, we certainly need to raise the retirement age. I've told my 19-year-old and my 22-year-old that they're not going to be getting retirement benefits at age 62.” – Ken Buck

“I actually think the whole concept of retirement is a bit stupid, so yes, I do want to do something else. There is this strange thing that just because chronologically on a Friday night you have reached a certain age... with all that experience, how can it be that on a Monday morning, you are useless?” – Stuart Rose

“Spending and tax cut decisions must be both fiscally responsible and fair to our working families. I believe that fiscal responsibility is the way to create prosperity for America and secure the retirement of America's seniors.” – Blanche Lincoln

“I believe that social security should be a universal retirement guarantee and not means tested.” – Steve Israel

“I am not really retired, and may never be completely, but I can't think of a better place to contemplate retirement than New York City.” – Robert MacNeil

“We shouldn't be put out to pasture just because we've reached somebody's idea of retirement, which was certainly happening in Australia, and I think elsewhere as well.” – John Noble

“The fine print in the President's Social Security proposal is that all present and future workers under age 55 will have their promised retirement benefits cut.” – Mark Dayton

“We need to take steps to strengthen and mend Social Security so that its promise of a secure retirement is just as real for seniors in the future as it is today.” – Herb Kohl

“My retirement is both voluntary and involuntary. One reason, and this is voluntary, is the impact of television. All old movies are turning up on television, and frankly, making pictures doesn't interest me anymore. Another reason is that the film industry is in a declining state.” – Randolph Scott

“Americans believe that people should work hard and get ahead on their own, but when disaster strikes and they need help with retirement or disability, Americans as a whole should come to their aid.” – Jacob Hacker

“I wanted to have more time to play and reflect, but I find retirement more stressful than having a nice, steady job because I have to make decisions about where I want to be.” – Walter Cronkite

“Going through chemo is like investing money in a retirement account. You feel the hit right now, but later in life you get to reap the benefits - by still being alive.” – Regina Brett

“The more your money works for you, the less you have to work for money.” – Idowu Koyenikan

“How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.” — A. A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh

“Aging seems to be the only available way to live a long life.” – Kitty O’Neill Collins

“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.” – Hartman Jule

“If you start thinking about retirement in six months' time, you're already there.” – Brian O'Driscoll

“Retirement is when the living is easy and the payments are hard.” – Anonymous

“When a man retires, his wife gets twice the husband but only half the income.” – Chi Chi Rodriguez

“Life begins at retirement.” – Unknown

“The goal of retirement is to live off your assets-not on them.” – Frank Eberhart

“Retirement: It's nice to get out of the rat race, but you have to learn to get along with less cheese.” – Gene Perret

“I never stopped doing anything [when I retired], I stopped getting paid for it.” – Bill Chavanne

“Retirement itself is the best gift. No gold watch could ever top it.” – Abigail Charleson

“In retirement, only money and symptoms are consequential.” – Mason Cooley

“Retirement is a one-way trip to insignificance.” –  Mason Cooley

“A good job is more than just a paycheck. A good job fosters independence and discipline, and contributes to the health of the community. A good job is a means to provide for the health and welfare of your family, to own a home, and save for retirement.” – James H. Douglas, Jr.

“Money you won't need to use for at least seven years is money for investing. The goal here is to have your account grow over time to help you finance a distant goal, such as building a retirement fund. Since your goal is in the future, money for investing belongs in stocks.” – Suze Orman

“Yes, we've still got more work to do. More work to do for every American still in need of a good job or a raise, paid leave or a decent retirement; for every child who needs a sturdier ladder out of poverty or a world-class education; for everyone who has not yet felt the progress of these past seven and a half years.” – Barack Obama

“A squirrel attacked me. I got attacked by a squirrel in Battersea Park. They're dangerous. It's rare. I've torn most of the ligaments in my knee. So no football for me. It's early retirement now. I've got a floating knee-cap!” – Niall Horan

“In order to fix Social Security, we must restructure it so that we continue to provide for our Nation's seniors that are approaching retirement age, but allow for younger taxpayers to invest a portion of their Social Security taxes in private accounts.” – Herman Cain

“I was born in Karachi, where my father used to work in the sales department of a pharmaceutical company. The nature of his job required him to travel, so we moved to Athens, Dubai, Saudi Arabia, and Riyadh and then went to Manchester during the Gulf War, moving back to Lahore closer to my father's retirement.” – Fawad Khan

“The things that are happening to me are unbelievable. I'm actually busier right now than when I played football. This is almost like I'm coming back out of retirement. It will be fun to see myself in the game.” – Jerry Rice

“I don't even think about a retirement program because I'm working for the Lord, for the Almighty. And even thought the Lord's pay isn't very high, his retirement program is, you might say, out of this world.” – George Foreman

“Most women have learned a great deal about how to set goals for our First Adulthood and how to roll with the punches when we hit a rough passage. But we're less prepared for our Second Adulthood as we approach life after retirement, where there are no fixed entrances or exits, and lots of sand into which it is easy to bury our heads.” – Gail Sheehy

“The chief role of the universities is to prolong adolescence into middle age, at which point early retirement ensures that we lack the means or the will to enforce significant change.” – J. G. Ballard

“It has long been said the only things in life that are certain are death and taxes. Automatic enrollment for insurance of 401k loans would add an additional certainty. Fewer Americans would suffer the unnecessary loss of retirement savings due to unanticipated and untimely misfortune in an already stressful time of need.” – Elaine Chao

“The ultimate lesson is that there is no immunity, no matter our age or the size of our retirement account, from going through constant cycles of integration and disintegration in which we are humbled and hopefully set to rights with the world again.” – David Whyte

“For me, there is no greater sunshine in politics or in life than to have a job, security for your family, a good school place where you know your child is going, and the sense that if I put in, there will be a decent, secure retirement at the end of it all.” – David Cameron

“Cash - in savings accounts, short-term CDs or money market deposits - is great for an emergency fund. But to fulfill a long-term investment goal like funding your retirement, consider buying stocks. The more distant your financial target, the longer inflation will gnaw at the purchasing power of your money.” – Suze Orman

“I want to abolish tags like 'comeback' and 'retirement' that are used to define every married female actor. What is the big deal? In Hollywood, every top actor takes a break, has children, and gets back to work.” – Karisma Kapoor

“Living each day as if it were your last doesn't mean your last day of retirement on a remote island. It means to live fully, authentically and spontaneously with nothing being held back.” – Jack Canfield

“The retirement timing is always a tricky thing for a dancer. I think it's different for everyone. How you say goodbye to the thing you have really focused on that much is a tough one. I've always intended to leave in good shape, to exit on a high note.” – Damian Woetzel

“Take free money. No matter how in debt you are, if your employer offers a matching contribution on a 401(k) or other retirement vehicle, you must sign up and contribute enough to get the maximum company match each year. Think of it as a bonus.” – Suze Orman

“I had given myself a sort of early retirement when I left the scene in 1985. All of the people in my family worked until they dropped, including my father. I decided to take a little time to enjoy life. I traveled, built my dream house, rescued a few dogs. My return to music, and acting, was deliberate, part of my musical arc.” – J. D. Souther

“When one gets old and they are sick, there are not many things they can count on but they should be able to count on Social Security. Our seniors' retirement should never rely on the bull of political promises or the bear of the market.” – Barbara Mikulski

“People clinging to job security, savings, retirement plans, and other relics will be the ones financially-ravaged from 2010-2020, the most volatile world-changing decade in history.” – Robert Kiyosaki

“We work all our lives so we can retire – so we can do what we want with our time – and the way we define or spend our time defines who we are and what we value.” – Bruce Linton

“Our country also hungers for leadership to ensure the long-term survival of our Social Security system. With 70 million baby boomers in this country on the verge of retirement, we need to take action to shore up the system.” – Kay Bailey Hutchison

“When you look at facing retirement in your mid-30s, and all of a sudden the outlet for that passion and work ethic goes away, you can't just sit back in a rocking chair and be retired at 35. I'm not a good enough golfer to play golf every day.” – Drew Bledsoe

“There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age.” – Sophia Loren

“I wanted to start a proper academy and recruit juniors from all over Pakistan following my retirement after the World Open in 1993 but there was no support.” – Jahangir Khan

“The car provided Americans with an enviable standard of living. You could not get a steady job with high wages and health and retirement benefits working on the General Livestock Corporation assembly line putting udders on cows.” – P. J. O'Rourke

“I think retirement's for old people. I'm still in the business, thank you. I have a young child of nine years old, and I want to live as long as I can to see him grow up. I'm enjoying my life and I want to stick around for as long as I can.” – Harrison Ford

“Instead of saving for someone else's college education, I'm currently saving for a luxury retirement community replete with golf carts and handsome young male nurses who love butterscotch.” – Jen Kirkman

“As far as your personal goals are and what you actually want to do with your life, it should never have to do with the government. You should never depend on the government for your retirement, your financial security, for anything.” – Drew Carey

“The joy of retirement comes in those everyday pursuits that embrace the joy of life; to experience daily the freedom to invest one's life-long knowledge for the betterment of others; and, to allocate time to pursuits that only received, in years of working, a fleeting moment.” – Byron Pulsifer

“If you don't like the idea that most of the money spent on lottery tickets supports government programs, you should know that most of the earnings from mutual funds support investment advisors' and mutual fund managers' retirement.” – Robert Kiyosaki

“Smart financial planning - such as budgeting, saving for emergencies, and preparing for retirement - can help households enjoy better lives while weathering financial shocks. Financial education can play a key role in getting to these outcomes.” – Ben Bernanke

“As the baby boomers like me are retiring and getting ready to retire, they will spend whatever it takes - and they're the wealthiest generation in our country - to make themselves live an enjoyable life in their retirement years.” – David Rubenstein

“Americans will listen, but they do not care to read. War and Peace must wait for the leisure of retirement, which never really comes: meanwhile it helps to furnish the living room.” – Anthony Burgess

“As any Brit will understand, things get a little easier when you don't have to be number one any more. Really, the fall of an empire is not as bad as everyone thinks. It's like retirement. People fear retirement, but it can turn out be rather pleasant.” – John Oliver

“Growth is what solves most of the big economic and social problems: poverty, government deficits, quality of life, rising healthcare and retirement costs.” – Sergio Ermotti

“It's not surprising so many people end up with credit-card debts. Saving for your retirement and buying a house are difficult things, and we don't educate people about them at all.” – Niall Ferguson

“I feel alive, fit and active. I have no plans for retirement. My only concession to getting a little older is that I like to have a cat-nap in the afternoon. After that, I can push on through anything.” – Olivia Newton-John

“I plainly felt that, had God given me such a retirement with the companion I desired, I should have forgotten the work for which I was born and have set up my rest in this world.” – John Wesley

“Pay no heed to those who tell you that they have relinquished place and power of their own accord, and from their love of quiet. For almost always they have been brought to this retirement by their insufficiency and against their will.” – Francesco Guicciardini

“We sought justice because equal pay for equal work is an American value. That fight took me ten years. It took me all the way to the Supreme Court. And, in a 5-4 decision, they stood on the side of those who shortchanged my pay, my overtime, and my retirement just because I am a woman.” – Lilly Ledbetter

“The easy way out is to approve an early retirement plan one year but not pay out sick and vacation time to deserving employees until three years later. Unfortunately, later is now.” – Jodi Rell

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