Top 100 Poems About: RETIREMENT
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- carpe diem
Retirement is the end of work,
That's what some seem to say,
But I have talked to many more,
Who say it's not that way. read more »Daniel Lloyd Kennedy
2.VARIED VISIONS OF RETIREMENT
RETIREMENT: An acquired belief that failure is impossible.
Investments made early-on, makes dividends more profitable.
Beneath it all, the pride of your labors will show.
Like a harvest moon or a brightly colored rainbow. read more »Juanita Farrar
husband and wife
look at each other
during the day read more »mark nwagwu
All people have a choice
When they retire from their careers
They can embrace retirement with
grace and thankfulness read more »Toshie Nohara
A filing cabinet
lies empty, case closed,
its keys left on
a dusty floor. read more »Ruth Walters
A new stage opens
on your life page
day to say our good bye's read more »Allen Brodell
Hour by hour I sit and muse
in what way my brain to use.
Shall I write or shall I read
for such effort is there need read more »Kate Beamish
8.The Spoils Of Retirement
Retirement is bitter sweet
For your whole working life
Ends up in boxes of
Things to save read more »david kush
Hilda has been a postlady
For 18 years or so.
She really has enjoyed her job
but now it's time to go. read more »Ruth Street
Retirement Life is really Great!
Just like I thought it would be.
Anyone who gets the chance to,
I really think you should be. read more »Sirpheno The Knight
Before my coffee's cold I've had to solve
A dozen problems, each of minor set,
But clearly posed to test a strong resolve
That nothing should my indolence upset. read more »Eric Bult
12.My Hero, My Dad
There was a time you held my hand
as a child too young to understand.
You repaired broken toys and shined everyone's shoes.
Regaled WWII stories at least a thousand times or two. read more »Susan A. Birowski
A new stage
On lifes page
Make a list read more »Chris Poythress
14.The Best Of The Years
My childhood was a great delight,
In fact, it was pure dynamite.
My teenage years were filled with joy,
There were the girls - I was a boy. read more »Charles J Sexton
15.Welcome To The World
Welcome to the world
A world of many worlds
A world of no sympathy
Neither do it has empathy read more »Marbet Daniel
16.Age - a number to cumber
When you are 65 years old
You may have achieved your life goal
Stack up enough cash or pots of gold
Twilight of your life is set in mold read more »Noor Othman
I am dead and still; in my journey
Through the human hands,
I smell of welcome and retirement
Of entrance and exit. read more »Vipin Madathil
18.Leaving And Glad
You've been here many years.
You've seen and made many shed tears.
But with patience and pray we've muddle through.
Now we can all just say so long, and goodbye to you. read more »Lois M. Crockett
19.The Retiree's Lament
It's the retiree's lament
Or retirees's blues
It doesn't matter which title you choose
What's in a name? read more »Mike Green
20.I'd Prefer to Live With Dogs
Once one of students
Asked me how I would live
After my retirement
I said her straightway read more »Madhav Sarkunde
After thirty years of working -
I thought I had it made -
I said to myself-
I'll lie in the shade-
I'll read half the day-
And sleep the rest- read more »Joy Thacker
I’ve given away the white board markers
emptied the files
shredded confidential pages read more »Les Littleford
His name? Franz Biswurm,
His departure as shuddering as his movement,
Left us behind,
Rising into heaven, read more »Ethan Biswurm
24.Until The Revolution
Until the revolution I slumber in retirement!
Swearing never to approve or to serve any government!
'Rulers for the realm! ' they said, not realm for the rulers!
They gave it a name and hoped it would fool us. read more »Day Of Devil
25.The Sting of Conscience
Others may look forward
to take their retirement, enjoy
their lives as they wish, but read more »Mahmoodul Haque Sayed
26.Life's Beginning, Middle, End
Taking your first steps,
Your first birthday,
That nervous feeling you get on that first day of school.
Your first friend who will be there for you. read more »Aaron Ward
27.Ripples In The Water
Once a week I go to Battery Park
To recharge my life's batteries;
I watch the ripples in the water
Made by the tugboats pulling their cargo. read more »Hugh D. Wright
28.Thank You Ma'am Leah
At this very moment
I'd like to ex[press my heartfelt thanks
To the person whom I owe a lot read more »Bonnevie Barcelita Galindo
29.Rememberance of a Father
I search for words so profound to say about a man I call my father
He is a man of honesty and never stood to be lied too he never would have bothered
He was a man who enjoyed his beer.
I remember fondly, of listening to his laughing and jokes and cheer. read more »Paul Wilson
A stroke of genius
illuminated the skies
as, in synchronization,
we collectively read more »Brandon Tyler Mahrt