44 Retirement Sayings

Finding the right retirement sayings can be tough sometimes.  Especially when we want them to be unique and insightful.  We want to send our messages of congrats to the retiree but we also want to inspire them to get out there and enjoy life.  So what are the best sayings? Find sayings, funny sayings and what to say in a retirement card.


  1. We are so happy for you and hope you spend your retirement doing nothing but things you enjoy at your favourite time of the day while enjoying wonderful thoughts of your new life.
    Retirement Wishes

  2. Today you will retire, and a new life will begin. May you have the time to do all you want, and may you feel the joy within.
    Retirement Poem

  3. I thank you for your kindness,
    I will not soon forget;
    Youíre one of the nicest people
    I have ever met.
    Joanna Fuchs

    Thank You Quotes

  4. Here you are starting a new chapter of your life. May you have the confidence to step out of your comfort zone and enjoy life to the fullest!
    Graduation Wishes

  5. Congratulations!  You will be missed.
    I Miss You Quotes

  6. I have to say that you are my favourite co-worker and I will miss you. I love you so much. Come back and visit, please!
    I Love You So Much Quotes

  7. I hope today is everything you had always dreamed of. It was certainly exciting for us. Congratulations! 
    Birthday Wishes

  8. May this new path of your life take you to only happiness and fun.
    Irish Blessing

  9. May this be the start of something amazing!
    Wedding Toasts

  10. Good morning to your fresh start and all the new adventures awaiting this new life change.
    Good Morning Wishes

  11. From this point on may every morning feel like Christmas. Wishing that you wake up excited and ready for the day just as you were if it was Christmas everyday!
    Christmas Wishes

  12. Mother, you have always been someone I could count on to be there even though your day is slam packed with to do's. I hope this big event in your life allows you to be able to sit back and relax and show up, just because you want to!
    Poem On Mother

  13. We all know life is short, we have experienced this at some point in our lives, so that just shows us we have no time to waste. Take this new part of your life and live it to the fullest!

  14. Enjoy the start of your new life as a retiree.

  15. A new road is ahead of you to a new future.  Enjoy and remember you will be missed.

  16. You are finally going to have the time to do all those things you never got to do when you were working. 

  17. Take this retirement as a new start to see things through.

  18. Happy Retirement.  Donít forget to keep in touch.  It just wonít be the same without you.

  19. Wishing you lots of happiness in whatever you decide to spend your time doing.

  20. You have definitely earned this retirement, so enjoy every moment!

  21. This is the time when you start learning how to live and stop thinking about schedules, appointments and deadlines!

  22. It's is now time to stop fussing, stressing and working! It is time for relaxing, napping and traveling! Enjoy retirement!

  23. You have all the time in the world now! So use it wisely and donít let any of it be wasted! Every moment will be your retirement.

  24. You may find once your living as a retiree for some time that retiring was the start of your life!

  25. The greatest thing about retirement is, if you get bored with doing nothing, you can start doing something, anything, anytime, anyplace without anyone saying anything!

  26. Take this new turn in the road with heart!  Take every possible moment and treasure it.

  27. May you realize that this will be the experience of a lifetime if you live it to the fullest and enjoy each day.

  28. Take this time to do the things you never had time to do before!

  29. This is your time to shine!  No more routine, no more work, no more annoying people!  Its your time to do only what you want to do!

  30. You like golf?  Now you have morning, afternoon and evening to golf as much as you can.

  31. What To Say In A Retirement Card

  32. Spend the new year as you would with the start of anything new. Filled with excitement and joy.
    New Year Wishes

  33. May you live your retreat from work in good health, great company and happy days.

  34. Enjoy every moment and live it to the fullest.

  35. Its finally your turn to see what retirement is all about.  Enjoy every moment.
    Wedding Blessings

  36. May your retired life allow you to live your life and pursue all the things that you never had the time to do when you were working.

  37. May you now have the time to indulge in interesting and satisfying activities that will allow you to spend your days happy.

  38. May this time in your life allow you to have the strength and freedom to become more than you are, so you can conquer your dreams.

  39. May you follow your dreams and take this chance to discover new and interesting things.

    Funny Retirement Sayings

  40. Good luck in your new endeavours!  May those endeavours require lots of breaks!!
    Funny Retirement Quotes

  41. May your retirement allow you the time to do the things you love to do and avoid the things you donít like to do!

  42. Take the road you havenít taken before.  And donít look back.

  43. Good Luck, have a blast and donít do anything I wouldnít do.

  44. You finally have all the time in the world to play golf, so play golf, think golf, dream golf and enjoy golf! Congrats on your retirement, and I hope you play golf every day and every waking hour of it!

  45. Hopefully youíll find retirement as one long coffee break! Enjoy and take it easy!

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