290+ Retirement Wishes Sayings and Messages

Retirement Wishes
Featuring the best retirement wishes and greetings

Here at Styiens, we’ve put together an assortment of retirement wishes for you. Retirement is an exciting time that brings about big changes, and a few thoughtful words can go a long way to easing the anxiety that surrounds this uncertain time. From lighthearted sayings to heartfelt wishes, browse through our selection and take a few moments to show how much you care. We have retirement wishes and saying for retiring colleagues, family members, friends, employees, and more. All of our retirement wishes have been written by our experts, and have been carefully curated and organized into an easy to use database of retirement messages. Every wish here is sure to put a smile on a retiree’s face!

Retirement Wishes

Congratulations on Your Retirement Wishes and Messages

  1. It's time to kick back, relax, enjoy retirement, and relish in the knowledge that this place will be in absolute shambles the minute you walk out that door. Happy retirement!
  2. Happy retirement! May you spend every moment enjoying life to the fullest and doing whatever it is you want to do!
  3. Sending you my best wishes for your retirement! I can't think of anyone who's earned it more than you.
  4. Congratulations on your retirement! Wishing you many years of happiness and health to enjoy the things you've always wanted to do.
  5. Congrats on your retirement! Saying goodbye is hard, but I know you'll have an amazing time in this new chapter.
  6. Wishing you a wonderful retirement, with many incredible new adventures and happy moments ahead. Congratulations!
  7. Congrats! Wishing you a happy retirement – you've earned it!
  8. If anyone deserves to kick back and relax, it's you. Congratulations on your retirement – you've earned it!
  9. I wish you nothing but the best in retirement. Kick back, relax, enjoy your hobbies, spent time with the family... You deserve it! Happy retirement!
  10. Congrats on your retirement! Here's to plenty of free time spent doing the things you've always wanted to do.

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Retirement Wishes and Messages for a Friend

  1. Welcome to the next stage of your life, where every day is a weekend. Congrats!
  2. Now comes the fun part! Sending you my best wishes and congratulations on your retirement!
  3. Hope your retirement is as amazing as you hoped it would be!
  4. Wishing you a safe, healthy, long, and happy retirement!
  5. No one deserves to retire as much as you do! Congratulations on your retirement!
  6. Congratulations! Wishing you the best for your retirement, and that each day will be filled with joy and happiness.
  7. Congratulations on your retirement! I'm just a phone call away when you get bored!
  8. Have you ever wondered what a completely stress-free day feels like? Today you get to find out! Congratulations on your retirement!

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Retirement Wishes and Messages for Husband

  1. Wishing you endless days of relaxation. Best wishes for your retirement!
  2. Many hours of sleep, long walks in the fresh air, working in the garden, and traveling the world all await you on this side of retirement! May each day of your retirement be filled with fun, relaxation, and adventure. Congrats!
  3. I can't believe it's already here! I hope retirement is everything you hoped it would be, and then some. Best wishes and congratulations on your retirement!
  4. Happy retirement to you! Today is that day that you start living every moment entirely on your terms. Enjoy it!
  5. A retired husband is a full-time job for his wife. Congratulation and happy retirement!
  6. To my dearest husband, you deserve the best retirement ever for your hard work and dedication. Enjoy this new chapter in your life. Let's have fun and cherish every moment! Happy retirement!  
  7. My dearest husband, may your retirement be packed with lots of new experiences, exciting moments, and a ton of happiness. I can't wait to share those moments with you. Happy retirement!
  8. My dearest husband, I cannot wait to share your next adventure with you! Happy retirement!

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Retirement Wishes and Messages for Wife

  1. May this new chapter in your life give you the time to do all the things you enjoy. Congratulations on your retirement!
  2. Happy retirement, dear. Things are going to be a bit different from now on, but today is the first day of a new and exciting chapter in your life. Happy retirement!
  3. Wishing you happiness and lots of fun as you begin a new chapter in your life! Congrats on your retirement!
  4. The fun has only just begun! Congrats on your retirement!  
  5. I look forward to spending our retirement years together. Congratulations on your retirement, dear.
  6. Honey, congratulations for your well-deserved retirement. You've earned it!
  7. It's finally time to leave the daily grind behind and start our retirement years. Happy retirement!
  8. I am so proud of all the hard work you have done, the person you've become, and the differences you made. Darling, I love you so much. Happy retirement!

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Retirement Wishes and Messages for Dad

  1. Congratulations on a successful career and best wishes for your retirement!
  2. Hey, Dad! It's time for you to live life to the fullest. Wishing you a very happy retirement! I love you!
  3. Finally, my dad's going to be home full time! May your retirement years be full of happiness, laughter, celebrations, restaurants and vacations! Enjoy your retirement!
  4. Dad, I've seen how hard you've worked all these years. Thank you so much for everything, but it's finally time for a break. Have a lovely retirement!
  5. I am so happy and excited for you, my dearest dad. All those long hours and late nights are in the past, and now it's time to spend quality time with family and friends. Congratulations on your retirement!
  6. Congratulations on your retirement. I hope you enjoy your days as a retiree to the fullest. Dad, I'm incredibly happy and proud of you.
  7. After years of hard work, you're finally getting some time to spend only on yourself. I'm so happy for you. I hope you enjoy retired life to the fullest. Congratulations on your retirement, Dad!
  8. I wish you lots of happiness and good health as you step into retirement. Congratulations, and have a wonderful retirement, Dad.
  9. Congratulations on your retirement, Dad. Finally, you can spend a lot more time with us and your grandchildren. We love you so much!
  10. Have a happy retirement, Dad!

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Retirement Wishes and Messages for Mom

  1. Keep a young mind and a kind heart -- that's all you really need to enjoy retirement. Congrats!
  2. Just because you're retired doesn't mean you have to act like a pensioner. Stay young at heart and enjoy every moment of retirement to the fullest!
  3. Congratulations on an amazing career. You have always been a strong, optimistic, beautiful and independent woman. I love you, and I'm so happy that I get to share this new chapter in life with you.
  4. Congratulations on your retirement! I'm so incredibly happy for you!
  5. Wishing you a lot of love and happiness for your retirement. Congratulations!
  6. I hope your retirement days will be packed with all the best things this world has to offer. Happy retirement!
  7. Now you'll plenty of time to spend with family, enjoy your life to the fullest, and cultivate new hobbies. Congratulation on your retirement, we love you!

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Funny Retirement Wishes and Messages

  1. Welcome to the next level of your life: every day is Sunday. Congrats on your retirement!
  2. Now that you're retired, it's always time to go fishing. Enjoy your trips to the lake.
  3. Congratulations‚ Now the real fun begins! Best wishes for your next chapter in life.
  4. A life without daily traffic jams and paperwork. Welcome to the rosy life, my friend. Happy retirement to you.
  5. Retiring doesn't mean you're going to stop hanging out with us for coffee once in a while... Happy retirement!
  6. Remember to give your old friend a call when you get tired of your two new best friends, the bed and living room sofa.
  7. Congrats on your retirement! It's been terrific working with you. Have fun, relax, and avoid work at all costs!
  8. Retirement isn't as enjoyable as it sounds; no pressure, no managers to listen and no deadlines. Retirement can be horrible. You should think about taking me with you so you don't get too bored.
  9. Retiring doesn't mean we're going to lose touch. I'm going to keep you updated on the latest news so check your email every day! Better yet, let's have dinner once in a while. I'm going to miss you, and congratulations on your well-deserved retirement.
  10. You're retiring, huh? Now, how in the world are we going to update you with all the office gossip? You're going to need all the juicy details at least once a week.... Thank you for everything! Congrats on your retirement, and don't be a stranger!

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What’s the best way to wish someone a good retirement?

When sending a card to someone who is retiring, the most important thing is to let that person know that you are happy for them. Retirement can be an uncertain time, and a few positive words of encouragement will go a long way towards making this transition a little easier! Make sure to wish them well in their retirement, and if you know the person well, you can even let them know how much you will miss them or how much you look forward to seeing them in retirement. The exact message of your card depends on how well you know the person, but the sentiment should always remain the same – you’re happy for them, and wish them all the best in retirement. You don't need to spend too much time writing, or put together anything too long-winded. Just try to let them know that you will miss seeing them around, and that you are happy to see that their hard work has paid off. Be sincere, and your message will be well received! If you’d like some help getting started, or if you’re still not sure what to say, check out our retirement wishes for some inspiration!

What should I write on a card for someone who’s retiring?

A retirement card is a nice way to show a friend or coworker how much you valued working with them, how much they’re appreciated, and how much they'll be missed after they’ve headed off to retirement. Always remember to keep your message positive by focusing on the good times you’ve had working together. You can include personal anecdotes or funny memories you’ve shared while working together, for example. The best messages are personal, after all, and everyone likes to know that they’ll be remembered fondly. If you don't have any specific memories or don’t know the person well, don't worry! Simply mention how much you appreciated and valued your time working together, and wish them the best for the future. If you're struggling to come up with a retirement message, take a look at our retirement wishes section here at Styiens and browse our selection of retirement messages to get started!

What’s the best way to congratulate someone on retiring?

There is no better way to congratulate someone on their retirement than by sending them a nice card with a short retirement wish inside. Showing your appreciation and congratulating someone on their retirement is a great way to make sure they feel valued as they head off for their new chapter of retired life. There are many ways you can congratulate someone on their retirement: you can tell them that you are happy for them and that you are looking forward to seeing them around in the future, or, if you’re not very close, you can simply wish them a happy and fulfilling retirement. It’s always a good idea to congratulate them on how much they have accomplished, and to tell them how much you’ve enjoyed your time working together.

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