Quotes: retirement

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  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
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    'Returnless risk' is not how you prepare for a decent retirement.
  • John Milton
    John Milton
    English poet, polemicist and man of letters 1608-1674
    John Milton
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    A short retirement urges a sweet return.
  • Jeremy Taylor
    Jeremy Taylor
    British churchman and writer 1613-1667
    Jeremy Taylor
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    Adultery itself in its principle is many times nothing but a curious inquisition after, and envy of another man's enclosed pleasures: and there have been many who refused fairer objects that they might ravish an enclosed woman from her retirement and single possessor.
  • Claude D. Pepper
    Claude D. Pepper
    American politician of the Democratic Party 1900-1989
    Claude D. Pepper
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    Age-based retirement arbitrarily severs productive persons from their livelihood, squanders their talents, scars their health, strains an already overburdened Social Security system, and drives many elderly people into poverty and despair. Ageism is as odious as racism and sexism.
  • Anthony Burgess
    Anthony Burgess
    British writer, criticus 1917-1993
    Anthony Burgess
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    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.
  • Especially if you're over 40, shortening the term of your loan to pay it off sooner could make you mortgage-free in retirement.
  • John Milton
    John Milton
    English poet, polemicist and man of letters 1608-1674
    John Milton
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    For solitude sometimes is best society,
    And short retirement urges sweet return.
    Source: Paradise lost (1667) IX, 249
  • Anna Harrison
    Anna Harrison
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    I wish that my husband's friends had left him where he is, happy and contented in retirement.
  • Bill Flores
    Bill Flores
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    I'm not philosophically opposed to raising the retirement age... I accept the fact that I may have to raise my retirement age for that.
  • Ben Bernanke
    Ben Bernanke
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    Indeed, in general, healthy investment returns cannot be sustained in a weak economy, and of course it is difficult to save for retirement or other goals without the income from a job.
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
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    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.
  • Barack Obama
    Barack Obama
    American politician 1961-
    Barack Obama
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    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.
  • Maggie Kuhn
    Maggie Kuhn
    American activist 1905-1995
    Maggie Kuhn
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    Men and women approaching retirement age should be recycled for public service work, and their companies should foot the bill. We can no longer afford to scrap-pile people.
  • Bruce Rauner
    Bruce Rauner
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    Our government works should be treated fairly and appropriately; they should have a decent retirement, but not a gold-plated system where they can retire multimillionaires in their 50s.
  • Our seniors' retirement should never rely on the bull of political promises or the bear of the market.
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