"One more match! One more match!"
In a profession as brutal on one's body as pro wrestling, you'd expect retiring early would be the norm, but mostly we see the legends hold on too long.
When a wrestler does decide to walk away before his broken body forces him to, it's shocking. For our own selfish reasons we want more of him—more blood, more battles, more entertainment.
I'm not including guys who've stopped wrestling due to injury, so no Edge, no Stone Cold. I'm also not listing the many wrestlers who died too young.
The following list consists of superstars who retired early out of frustration or to seek greener pastures.