Retirement Quotes
Retirement Wishes

Congratulations, you're retiring. Here is a selection of retirement quotes, retirement wishes and sayings for you to use in your retirement thank you notes, cards or thank you speech.

May you have a long and happy retirement.

If a colleague or friend is retiring, quotes are also great to use in retirement cards.

Retirement Quotes

Retirement is wonderful. It's doing nothing without worrying about getting caught at it.

Gene Perret

The question isn't at what age I want to retire, it's at what income.

George Foreman

There are some who start their retirement long before they stop working.

Robert Half

The money's no better in retirement but the hours are!


I enjoy waking up and not having to go to work. So I do it three or four times a day.

Gene Perret

Retirement: That's when you return from work one day and say, "Hi, Honey, I'm home - forever."

Gene Perret

When you retire, think and act as if you were still working; when you're still working, think and act a bit as if you were already retired.

Author Unknown

When a man retires and time is no longer a matter of urgent importance, his colleagues generally present him with a watch.

R.C. Sherriff

Golf is a day spent in a round of strenuous idleness.

William Wordsworth

In retirement, every day is Boss Day and every day is Employee Appreciation Day.


When men reach their sixties and retire, they go to pieces. Women go right on cooking.

Gail Sheehy

Retirement Wishes For Cards

Congratulations on your retirement!  Wishing you lots of health, happiness and excitement for the future.

Happy retirement!


I can't believe you're retiring, you don't look old enough. Now you'll have plenty of time for golf during the week!


Wishing you every happiness in your new found freedom.  Keep in touch!

Happy retirement!


You'll be sorely missed by everyone.  Enjoy greener pastures doing all the things you never had time for before.


Best wishes for your retirement.  Enjoy every minute.


It has been great working with you, however, it is now time to enjoy the next exciting chapter in your life.  Enjoy many happy years of retirement.

Best wishes,


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