Quotations that match 'retired'.

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.
[ Back Business Career Coming Crack Difficult Found Has-Been Just Kind New Nut Quite Retired Seven Six Sort Speak Years]
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.
[ Absolutely Go Mentality Own Retired Scripts Send Then These Work]
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!
[ Being Certain Change Closet Department Difficult English Fame Gay Having Minor Out Poet Proud Retired Satisfactory Teacher Time Very]
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.
[ Aircraft Brilliant College Day Ended First Front Go Just Kansas Other Out Porch Randy Retired Sitting Uncle Up Were Youngest]
Retired is being tired twice, I've thought, first tired of working, then tired of not.
[ Being First Retired Then Thought Tired Twice Working]
After I retired and came off the road, I gathered up all my musical instruments and suddenly, I wanted them all to be perfect.
[ After Came Gathered Instruments Musical Off Perfect Retired Road Suddenly Them Up Wanted]
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.
[ Based Benefits Elderly First Germany Pay Premise Program Retired Retirement Security Social Substitute Tax Think Those Workers Would]
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.
[ America Americans Collecting Currently Each Individual Number Only Paying Payroll Reality Relative Retired Security Shrunk Social Support Taxes Today Workforce Working]
I started beach football in Monte Carlo when I retired from football in 1997. I liked the game very much.
[ Beach Carlo Football Game Liked Monte Much Retired Started Very]
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.
[ Active Anxiety Bodily Business Career Constitutional During Few Fifty Had Led Life Men Mentally More Order Precision Regularity Retired Which Years]
People do not retire. They are retired by others.
[ Others Retire Retired]
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.
[ Baby Benefits Boomers Drawing Million More Receiving Retired Retirees Security Social Than Time Today Will]
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.
[ Any Appeared Business Common Conviction Disgusted Good Inconsistent Justice Measures Much Policy Power Public Retired Thorough Very Which]
My name is E. Howard Hunt. I'm currently retired from more than 22 years in the profession of espionage.
[ Currently Espionage Howard Hunt More Name Profession Retired Than Years]
Of course I could have retired anytime. But retiring would drive me crazy.
[ Anytime Could Course Crazy Drive Retired Retiring Would]
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.
[ Back Being Having Imagined Just Kind Life Live Look Now Reporter Retired Romantic Way Wonderful Would]
Am I still in uniform? Then I ain't retired.
[ Am Retired Still Then Uniform]
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.
[ Anymore Did Money More Much Need Nobody Retired Still Talk Then Thought Want Would]
Right up until the time I retired at age 37, I felt like there were still things that I could do better.
[ Age Better Could Felt Retired Right Still Things Time Until Up Were]
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.
[ Advance Apparent Becomes Coalition Criticized Embedded Every Forces Military More Officers Our Plan Retired Some Studios Tv Wisdom]
Our Hispanic community needs to understand how important the Social Security system is for not only its retired citizens, but also its disabled workers.
[ Also Citizens Community Disabled Hispanic How Important Needs Only Our Retired Security Social System Understand Workers]
I drove long distances like the 24 hours of Le Mans for years. But even this racing is now over. I retired.
[ Distances Drove Even Hours Long Mans Now Over Racing Retired Years]
I quit driving, I'm not retired.
[ Driving Quit Retired]
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.
[ Agents Among Back Catching Come Fbi Him Interested Now Retired Running See Some Think Would]
I have never retired - I have averaged 40 working weeks a year since 1933.
[ Never Retired Since Weeks Working Year]
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.
[ 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]
When I retired from my music November 1997, it had been 37 years.
[ Been Had Music November Retired Years]
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.
[ Along Am Best Convinced General His Opinions Perform Retired Service Suit Tongue Turn]
I can write best in the silence and solitude of the night, when everyone has retired.
[ Best Everyone Night Retired Silence Solitude Write]
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.
[ Also Always Back Even Least Look More Now Play Retired Say Though Tournament Wanted Wimbledon Winning Won]
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.
[ Actor Been Playing Retired Role Still Successful Think Work]
I've retired so many times now it's getting to be a habit.
[ Getting Habit Many Now Retired Times]
I'm retarded - I mean I'm retired.
[ Mean Retarded Retired]
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.
[ Because Day Each Four Had Hours Injury Knee Needed Out Painful Practice Put Retired Wearing]
The House of Lords is the British Outer Mongolia for retired politicians.
[ British House Lords Outer Politicians Retired]
I'm doing a little consulting. I'm somewhat retired, still a director of a company or two.
[ Company Consulting Director Doing Little Retired Somewhat Still Two]
It probably won't sink in until I've retired from running but I'm a much better athlete than two years ago.
[ Ago Athlete Better Much Probably Retired Running Sink Than Two Until Won Years]
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.
[ Able After Again Because Elbow Had Just More Much Normal Pain Retired Still Stop Surgery Then Things Too Trouble]
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.
[ Been Called Ever First Friend Friends Had Hardest Him Just Now Occasionally Retired Some Song Songs Such Technically Time Turned Write Wrote Years]
Study until twenty-five, investigation until forty, profession until sixty, at which age I would have him retired on a double allowance.
[ Age Allowance Double Forty Him Investigation Profession Retired Sixty Study Twenty-Five Until Which Would]
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.
[ Always Applies Attractions Besides Call Duty Even Great Law Practising Profession Retired Think Thought]
War coverage should be more than a parade of retired generals and retired government flacks posing as reporters.
[ Coverage Generals Government More Parade Posing Reporters Retired Should Than War]
I'm not semi-retired, I'm just taking it easy.
[ Easy Just Taking]
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.
[ 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]
From today I am no longer a racing driver. I'm retired and I am very happy.
[ Am Driver Happy Longer Racing Retired Today Very]
And when I retired, trust me, not only did Nolan Ryan, but the entire Ryan family had withdrawals from baseball. And it was tough.
[ Baseball Did Entire Family Had Nolan Only Retired Ryan Tough Trust]
Remember Judy Garland? She retired 40 times.
[ Garland Judy Remember Retired She Times]
I mean I'll be retired from rap, so what I'll be doin' in rap will be for fun.
[ Doin Fun Mean Rap Retired Will]
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.
[ 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]
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.
[ 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.
[ Beauty Clear Girls High Learned Love Married Meant Queens Retired School Seventeen Skinned Smiles Then Truth Young]
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.
[ Doctor Exactly Fema Go Many Needed Nurse Off Part Redesign Retired Take Time Where Whether Will]
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.
[ Ago Australian Been First Four Good Life Made Nearly Olympics Retired Running Senior Team Third Years]
We have the Troops to Teachers program, which encourages retired military individuals to go into teaching.
[ Encourages Go Individuals Into Military Program Retired Teachers Teaching Troops Which]
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.
[ Build Building Contractor Day Dream Him Hire House Just Love Still Truly Would]
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.
[ Always Because Did Ever Fund Guys Jimmy Looked Million Never Numbers Only Remember Retired Sign Things Think Those Time Up Walls Were Years]
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.
[ Always Cemetery Chair Friends Going Got Half Home Later Many Retired Rocking Too Went Year]
They are at the end of the gallery; retired to their tea and scandal, according to their ancient custom.
[ According Ancient Custom End Gallery Retired Scandal Tea Their]
By the time I am Howard's age I hope to be long retired. I don't plan on working that long.
[ Age Am Hope Howard Long Plan Retired Time Working]
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.
[ Am Better City Completely Contemplate May Never New Place Really Retired Retirement Than Think York]
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.
[ Bank Farewell Four Friend Her Interview Jobs Last Major Mine Now Retired Then Years]
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.
[ Always Been Believed Benefits Box First Had Little Name Pay-As-You-Go Retired Security Since Social Started System Talking True]
I worked hard in gymnastics since the time I was six years old until I retired at 23 years of age.
[ Age Gymnastics Hard Old Retired Since Six Time Until Worked Years]