Quotations that match 'retired'.

I don't need much more money, and I thought that when I retired that nobody would want to talk to me anymore. Then I did, and people still want to talk to me. Johnny Ramone
[ Anymore Did Money More Much Need Nobody Retired Still Talk Then Thought Want Would]
I started beach football in Monte Carlo when I retired from football in 1997. I liked the game very much. Eric Cantona
[ Beach Carlo Football Game Liked Monte Much Retired Started Very]
I'm retarded - I mean I'm retired. Frank Serpico
[ Mean Retarded Retired]
Study until twenty-five, investigation until forty, profession until sixty, at which age I would have him retired on a double allowance. Thomas Moore
[ Age Allowance Double Forty Him Investigation Profession Retired Sixty Study Twenty-Five Until Which Would]
I worked hard in gymnastics since the time I was six years old until I retired at 23 years of age. Nadia Comaneci
[ Age Gymnastics Hard Old Retired Since Six Time Until Worked Years]
I retired because I had a knee injury, my cartilage was wearing out, it was painful and I couldn't put in the four hours of practice each day that I needed to. Guy Forget
[ Because Day Each Four Had Hours Injury Knee Needed Out Painful Practice Put Retired Wearing]
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
[ Am Better City Completely Contemplate May Never New Place Really Retired Retirement Than Think York]
I'm doing a little consulting. I'm somewhat retired, still a director of a company or two. Jack Kilby
[ Company Consulting Director Doing Little Retired Somewhat Still Two]
I can write best in the silence and solitude of the night, when everyone has retired. Zane Grey
[ Best Everyone Night Retired Silence Solitude Write]
And when I retired, trust me, not only did Nolan Ryan, but the entire Ryan family had withdrawals from baseball. And it was tough. Nolan Ryan
[ Baseball Did Entire Family Had Nolan Only Retired Ryan Tough Trust]
After I retired and came off the road, I gathered up all my musical instruments and suddenly, I wanted them all to be perfect. Tom T. Hall
[ After Came Gathered Instruments Musical Off Perfect Retired Road Suddenly Them Up Wanted]
We have the Troops to Teachers program, which encourages retired military individuals to go into teaching. Ralph Regula
[ Encourages Go Individuals Into Military Program Retired Teachers Teaching Troops Which]
A retired teacher paid $62,000 towards her pension and nothing, yes nothing, for full family medical, dental and vision coverage over her entire career. What will we pay her? $1.4 million in pension benefits and another $215,000 in health care benefit premiums over her lifetime. Chris Christie
[ Another Benefit Benefits Care Career Coverage Dental Entire Family Full Health Her Lifetime Medical Million Nothing Over Paid Pay Pension Premiums Retired Teacher Towards Vision Will Yes]
I've got too many of my friends that retired and went home and got on a rocking chair, and about a year and a half later, I'm always going to the cemetery. Red Adair
[ Always Cemetery Chair Friends Going Got Half Home Later Many Retired Rocking Too Went Year]
I'd retired for about six or seven years. Coming back to the business, I found that I was sort of not quite a has-been, and it wasn't a new career, it was just kind of difficult to crack the nut, so to speak. Julie London
[ Back Business Career Coming Crack Difficult Found Has-Been Just Kind New Nut Quite Retired Seven Six Sort Speak Years]
A friend of mine, now retired, was then a major exec at a major bank, and one of her jobs, the last four years, was the farewell interview. Donald E. Westlake
[ Bank Farewell Four Friend Her Interview Jobs Last Major Mine Now Retired Then Years]
People do not retire. They are retired by others. Duke Ellington
[ Others Retire Retired]
I still have a dream of one day - I would love to hire a semi-retired contractor and just build a house - him and I building a house for me. I would truly love to do that. Christopher Meloni
[ Build Building Contractor Day Dream Him Hire House Just Love Still Truly Would]
Now that I have retired, and even though I wanted to play more, I can always look back and say that at least I won Wimbledon; also, winning the tournament in Rotterdam in 1995. Richard Krajicek
[ Also Always Back Even Least Look More Now Play Retired Say Though Tournament Wanted Wimbledon Winning Won]
But, then again, I had to stop because there was too much pain or too much trouble. After I retired I still had one more elbow surgery just to be able to do normal things. Richard Krajicek
[ Able After Again Because Elbow Had Just More Much Normal Pain Retired Still Stop Surgery Then Things Too Trouble]
I am convinced that the best service a retired general can perform is to turn in his tongue along with his suit and to mothball his opinions. Omar N. Bradley
[ Along Am Best Convinced General His Opinions Perform Retired Service Suit Tongue Turn]
I think that I've still not been successful at playing the role of the retired actor, and I'd like to work on that. Sean Penn
[ Actor Been Playing Retired Role Still Successful Think Work]
Retired is being tired twice, I've thought, first tired of working, then tired of not. Richard Armour
[ Being First Retired Then Thought Tired Twice Working]
Since 1935, this has been a pay-as-you-go system, and I always believed when I first started talking about Social Security that there was a little box that had my name on it and it had my benefits for when I retired. That is not true. Judy Biggert
[ Always Been Believed Benefits Box First Had Little Name Pay-As-You-Go Retired Security Since Social Started System Talking True]
My own mentality is that I've retired. They send me these scripts and if I absolutely have to do it, then I go to work. Michael Caine
[ Absolutely Go Mentality Own Retired Scripts Send Then These Work]
I'm not semi-retired, I'm just taking it easy. Craig Washington
[ Easy Just Taking]
I retired from public Business from a thorough Conviction that it was not in my Power to do any Good, and very much disgusted with Measures, which appeared to me inconsistent with common Policy and Justice. George Mason
[ Any Appeared Business Common Conviction Disgusted Good Inconsistent Justice Measures Much Policy Power Public Retired Thorough Very Which]
I've retired so many times now it's getting to be a habit. Dick Van Dyke
[ Getting Habit Many Now Retired Times]
Now that I look back on it, having retired from being a reporter, it was kind of romantic. It was a wonderful way to live one's life, just as I imagined it would be when I was 6 or 7. Charles Kuralt
[ Back Being Having Imagined Just Kind Life Live Look Now Reporter Retired Romantic Way Wonderful Would]
It probably won't sink in until I've retired from running but I'm a much better athlete than two years ago. Michael East
[ Ago Athlete Better Much Probably Retired Running Sink Than Two Until Won Years]
Besides, I always thought that one of the great attractions of practising law was what I like to call the collegiality of the profession and I think that duty of collegiality applies even when we are retired. Len G. Murray
[ Always Applies Attractions Besides Call Duty Even Great Law Practising Profession Retired Think Thought]
Germany, I think, was first to substitute a Social Security program for its elderly based on this premise, that is, that we would tax workers to pay retirement benefits for those retired. John Shadegg
[ Based Benefits Elderly First Germany Pay Premise Program Retired Retirement Security Social Substitute Tax Think Those Workers Would]
Books that have become classics - books that have had their day and now get more praise than perusal - always remind me of retired colonels and majors and captains who, having reached the age limit, find themselves retired on half pay. Thomas Bailey Aldrich
[ Age Always Become Books Captains Classics Colonels Day Find Get Had Half Having Limit Majors More Now Pay Praise Reached Remind Retired Than Their Themselves]
From today I am no longer a racing driver. I'm retired and I am very happy. Jackie Stewart
[ Am Driver Happy Longer Racing Retired Today Very]
The plan was criticized by some retired military officers embedded in TV studios. But with every advance by our coalition forces, the wisdom of that plan becomes more apparent. Dick Cheney
[ Advance Apparent Becomes Coalition Criticized Embedded Every Forces Military More Officers Our Plan Retired Some Studios Tv Wisdom]
I made my first Australian senior team when I was 16, first Olympics when I was 19, and I retired. I'm 32, I retired four years ago, so a good third of my life or nearly a third of my life has been all about running. Cathy Freeman
[ Ago Australian Been First Four Good Life Made Nearly Olympics Retired Running Senior Team Third Years]
Our Hispanic community needs to understand how important the Social Security system is for not only its retired citizens, but also its disabled workers. Grace Napolitano
[ Also Citizens Community Disabled Hispanic How Important Needs Only Our Retired Security Social System Understand Workers]
I mean I'll be retired from rap, so what I'll be doin' in rap will be for fun. Tone Loc
[ Doin Fun Mean Rap Retired Will]
By the time I am Howard's age I hope to be long retired. I don't plan on working that long. Artie Lange
[ Age Am Hope Howard Long Plan Retired Time Working]
One day, my youngest uncle - the other one who was first to go to college, Randy - and I were sitting out on the front porch. And he was brilliant. He ended up - he just retired from Boeing Aircraft in Wichita, Kansas. James Earl Jones
[ Aircraft Brilliant College Day Ended First Front Go Just Kansas Other Out Porch Randy Retired Sitting Uncle Up Were Youngest]
I always looked up there, because I remember a time when the only things on the walls in Fenway were the Jimmy Fund sign and the retired numbers. Never in a million years did you think you'd ever be up there with those guys. Carlton Fisk
[ Always Because Did Ever Fund Guys Jimmy Looked Million Never Numbers Only Remember Retired Sign Things Think Those Time Up Walls Were Years]
War coverage should be more than a parade of retired generals and retired government flacks posing as reporters. Amy Goodman
[ Coverage Generals Government More Parade Posing Reporters Retired Should Than War]
I have never retired - I have averaged 40 working weeks a year since 1933. Sally Rand
[ Never Retired Since Weeks Working Year]
My name is E. Howard Hunt. I'm currently retired from more than 22 years in the profession of espionage. E. Howard Hunt
[ Currently Espionage Howard Hunt More Name Profession Retired Than Years]
Right up until the time I retired at age 37, I felt like there were still things that I could do better. Julius Erving
[ Age Better Could Felt Retired Right Still Things Time Until Up Were]
Technically, I've been retired for some time now. All I ever do is occasionally write songs for friends, such as one, for a friend who had just turned 80. I wrote a song for him called, The First 80 Years are The Hardest. Tom Glazer
[ Been Called Ever First Friend Friends Had Hardest Him Just Now Occasionally Retired Some Song Songs Such Technically Time Turned Write Wrote Years]
The reality is that the workforce relative to the number of people retired has shrunk and today in America there are only 3.3 working Americans paying payroll taxes to support each individual currently retired and collecting Social Security taxes. John Shadegg
[ America Americans Collecting Currently Each Individual Number Only Paying Payroll Reality Relative Retired Security Shrunk Social Support Taxes Today Workforce Working]
It was difficult being a teacher and out of the closet in the '50s. By the time I retired, the English department was proud of having a gay poet of a certain minor fame. It was a very satisfactory change! Thom Gunn
[ Being Certain Change Closet Department Difficult English Fame Gay Having Minor Out Poet Proud Retired Satisfactory Teacher Time Very]
Today there are about 40 million retirees receiving benefits; by the time all the baby boomers have retired, there will be more than 72 million retirees drawing Social Security benefits. Tony Snow
[ Baby Benefits Boomers Drawing Million More Receiving Retired Retirees Security Social Than Time Today Will]
Of course I could have retired anytime. But retiring would drive me crazy. Ted Knight
[ Anytime Could Course Crazy Drive Retired Retiring Would]
My goal had been to win a championship, work toward the Hall of Fame, have my jersey retired by the team and I'd go in as a lifelong New York Giant, but I'm now resigned to the fact that this won't happen. Michael Strahan
[ Been Championship Fact Fame Giant Go Goal Had Hall Happen Jersey Lifelong New Now Resigned Retired Team Toward Win Won Work York]
I learned the truth at seventeen, That love was meant for beauty queens, And high school girls with clear skinned smiles, Who married young and then retired. Janis Ian
[ Beauty Clear Girls High Learned Love Married Meant Queens Retired School Seventeen Skinned Smiles Then Truth Young]
I quit driving, I'm not retired. Richard Petty
[ Driving Quit Retired]
My parents moved to Los Angeles when I was really young, but I spent every summer with my grandparents, and I'd stay with my grandfather on the farm in Longview. He was retired from the railroad, and he had a small farm with some cows and some pigs. I remember part of my youth was feeding hogs and plowing fields and stuff, so that's a part of me. Forest Whitaker
[ Angeles Cows Every Farm Feeding Fields Grandfather Grandparents Had Hogs Los Moved Parents Part Pigs Plowing Railroad Really Remember Retired Small Some Spent Stay Stuff Summer Young Youth]
The House of Lords is the British Outer Mongolia for retired politicians. Tony Benn
[ British House Lords Outer Politicians Retired]
Remember Judy Garland? She retired 40 times. Willard Scott
[ Garland Judy Remember Retired She Times]
Part of the redesign of FEMA is that they have so many people on standby, whether it is a retired nurse or a doctor who will take time off to go exactly where they are needed. Ginny B. Waite
[ Doctor Exactly Fema Go Many Needed Nurse Off Part Redesign Retired Take Time Where Whether Will]
Am I still in uniform? Then I ain't retired. Pete Rose
[ Am Retired Still Then Uniform]
I think among the retired FBI agents there are some who would not like to see him come back, but I think the people running the FBI now are interested in catching him. Howie Carr
[ Agents Among Back Catching Come Fbi Him Interested Now Retired Running See Some Think Would]
When I retired from my music November 1997, it had been 37 years. Barbara Mandrell
[ Been Had Music November Retired Years]
They are at the end of the gallery; retired to their tea and scandal, according to their ancient custom. William Congreve
[ According Ancient Custom End Gallery Retired Scandal Tea Their]
Few men have led a more active life - bodily or mentally - from a constitutional anxiety for regularity, precision, and order, during fifty years' business career, from which I had retired. William Banting
[ Active Anxiety Bodily Business Career Constitutional During Few Fifty Had Led Life Men Mentally More Order Precision Regularity Retired Which Years]
I drove long distances like the 24 hours of Le Mans for years. But even this racing is now over. I retired. Jacky Ickx
[ Distances Drove Even Hours Long Mans Now Over Racing Retired Years]