Quotation by Helen Hayes

People who refuse to rest honorably on their laurels when they reach "retirement" age seem very admirable to me.
Helen Hayes (1900–1993), U.S. actor. My Life in Three Acts, ch. 19 (1990).

Hayes was an actor from age five until into her seventies, and thereafter a speaker and an activist on behalf of the elderly. She also wrote, with assistance, four volumes of memoirs; this was her last.
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