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Retirement Quotes | Quotes About Retirement

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Quote Left O Winter ruler of the inverted year, . . . I crown thee king of intimate delights, Fireside enjoyments, home-born happiness, And all the comforts that the lowly roof Of undisturb'd Retirement, and the hours Of long uninterrupted evening, know. Quote Right
by William Cowper | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left A short retirement urges a sweet return. Quote Right
by John Milton | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left The love of retirement has in all ages adhered closely to those minds which have been most enlarged by knowledge, or elevated by genius. Those who enjoyed everything generally supposed to confer happiness have been forced to seek it is the shades of privacy. Quote Right
by James Weldon Johnson | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left 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. Blockbusting fiction is bought as furniture. Unread, it maintains its value. Read, it looks like money wasted. Cunningly, Americans know that books contain a person, and they want the person, not the book. Quote Right
by Anthony Burgess | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left The student who secures his coveted leisure and retirement by systematically shirking any labor necessary to man obtains but an ignoble and un... Quote Right
by Henry David Thoreau | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Convent. A place of retirement for women who wish for leisure to meditate upon the sin of idleness. Quote Right
by Ambrose Bierce | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Convent - a place of retirement for women who wish for leisure to meditate upon the sin of idleness. Quote Right
by Ambrose Bierce | ...go to quote |
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