"It's not the arrival, it is the journey that matters."

~ Montaigne

"It is never too late to become what you might have been." 

~ George Eliot

"Retirement as we have known it, is in the midst of being displaced as the central institution in the second half of life."  

~ Marc Freedman

"Why are we so obsessed with what we lose as we age and unclear about what we gain?" 

~ Victor Frankl

"What I look forward to is continued immaturity followed by death."

- Dave Barry

"Life can only be understood backwards, but it must be lived forwards."

~ Soren Kierkegaard


"That which youth found and had to find outside of itself, in the second half of life must be found within." 

~ C.J. Jung

"The events in our lives happen in a sequence in time, but in their significance to ourselves, they find their own order ... the continuous thread of revelation." 

~ Eudora Welty

"Age is strictly a case of mind over matter.  If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."  

~ Mark Twain

 Sponsoring Organizations

Bastyr University
North Seattle CC
Shoreline CC
King County Libraries
Kirkland Senior Center
Seattle First Baptist Church
UW Retirement Assoc.
WomanSpirit Center
Nest Community in Seattle

Retirement Communities

The Bellettini
Brighton Court
Brittany Park
Crista Senior Living
Fairwinds Redmond
The Hearthstone
Horizon House
Merrill Gardens
Mirabella Seattle
Panorama Retirement
Skyline First Hill