~ C. Northcote Parkinson (July 30, 1909 - March 09, 1993)
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In the 1950s, about a quarter of corporate executives died before they hit 65, so they died in office. There was a notion that you better get out by 65 if you want a retirement. Now, people are living longer and they're also living healthier. People don't have to retire so they say the heck with it. You see these founding CEO-type folks hanging around forever.