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Soon, I think, public-relations offices will find a new word for "retirement." This new word will undoubtedly project the image of continuing activity and participation in life on a person's own terms, rather than the image of rest (white-thatched oldster fishing) that we still have before us today.

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Source Notes: Life in the Crystal Palace (chapter 11, "Life Begins at 65") (1959).

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