Need Some Words For Your Birthday Wishes ?
Here are ideas beyond "Happy Birthday" to use in signing a card, composing an email, or sending flowers. I have quotes and sentiments organized and ready for easy access according to the type of sentiment you need. Whether you are looking for birthday blessings, birthday wisdom or anything in between, you will find something here to make the happy day a little bit happier !
Birthday Wisdom ...
"May you live all the days of your life." - Jonathan Swift
"With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come." - William Shakespeare
"It's not how old you are, but how you are old." - Marie Dresler
"PLeas'd to look forward,
pleas'd to look behind,
And count each birthday with a grateful mind."
- Alexander Pope
"Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional."
- Chili Davis
"You can't turn back the clock, but you can wind it up again." - Bonnie Prudden
"No wise man ever wished to be younger." - Jonathan Swift
"The older the fiddler, the sweeter the tune." - English Proverb
"Age is strictly a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter." - Jack Benny
"When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice."
- Cherokee Expression
"It is better to wear out than to rust out." - Bishop Richard Cumberland
"Count your life by smiles, not tears,
Count your age by friends, not years." - John Lennon
"Youth has no age." - Pablo Picasso
"And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years."
"Nobody grows old merely by living a number of years. We grow old by deserting our ideals.
Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul." ~Samuel Ullman
Birthday Humor ...
Lying about your age is easier now that you sometimes forget what it is.
You're not 40, you're eighteen with 22 years of experience.
"The secret to staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age." - Lucille Ball
Old fart, young heart!
Keep 'Em Laughing ...
A gift card that IS actually part of the card ...
I always jot a little note with gift cards ... "Aunt Betty, I imagine you will spend your birthday in your garden and hope you'll use this to buy some gardening books!"
Birthday Greetings for Co-Workers ...
(Wishes that aren't too mushy ...)
Have a sunny and happy,
bright and beautiful
magical kind of day!
Today take time for you,
And enjoy every little thing you do.
Best wishes on your birthday,
and throughout the coming year.
Lot's of people are thinking of you on your birthday;
I just wanted to let you know I'm one of them!
It's always nice to wish the best to someone who really is!
The Best Birthday Gift I've Found!
Birthday Blessings ...
sentiments that say "God Bless you ... "
To Someone Who is A Blessing to Know
Praying that your day is as special as you are.
Cherish God's love and celebrate His plan for you!
I hope that your day is blessed with happiness and joy.
May the good Lord shower you with many blessings on your special day.
Birthdays give us the opportunities to stop and appreciate all the
beautiful things we have been blessed with.
"I thank my God in all my remembrance of you." Philippians 1:3
"The Lord bless you and keep you." Numbers 6:24
"This is the day the LORD has made. Let us rejoice and be glad in it."
"How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are?"
Wishes Suitable for Family and Dear Ones ...
a beautiful word. Happy Birthday!
A birthday is a day filled with special joy,
a day that lets you know you're always loved and cherished.
May your birthday bring you
as much happiness
As you give those who know you.
Sending warm and loving wishes
Of happiness and cheer,
And everything you need to start
Another happy year
This is a special birthday wish
That comes with love to you
It brings warm and heartfelt thanks
For all the thoughtful things you do,
It also comes to let you know
You mean more to me each day
And to everyone your lives have touched
In such a loving way.
"Fly free and happy beyond birthdays and across forever,
and we'll meet now and then when we wish,
in the midst of the one celebration that never can end."
- Richard Bach
Very First Birthday?
Warm Expressions Especially Suited for Cards or Using In Scrapbooking ...
Is the person holding it
From morning till night,
May your birthday be bright.
Hope lovely surprises are coming your way
To make your Birthday a Wonderful day.
May brooks and trees and singing hills
Join in the chorus too,
And every gentle wind that blows
Send happiness to you.
May your spirit keep the freedom
of a butterfly in spring,
and may your heart be filled always
with the joys of simple things.
May your essence claim the freshness
of the new laid morning dew.
All of this... and more...
is my Birthday wish for you.
Birthdays are ordinary days sprinkled with stardust.
The great thing about getting older is that you don't lose all the other ages you've been.
Each birthday is a new beginning, full of promise and opportunity and the chance to make dreams come true.
Romantic Birthday ...
"To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides." Wishing you a wonderfully sunny birthday!
"Every birthday with you is a piece of cake"
Special days like this, certainly deserve a kiss. xoxo
To the world, you may be one person,
But to me, you are the world.
How to Personalize Someone Else's Words ...
Vintage Expressions ...
"Tis fashionable my dear
to remember the day
but forget the year!"
"From my heart ...
a Birthday Greeting
Tis the fondest I can send,
Happiness abide with you alway
And good fortune be your friend."
We are one in love and joy,
In fondness and in worth,
And so as one we celebrate,
This day, your day of birth!
Thank you for your tender love
Of which you'll never really know,
How happy that you've made me
And how much I love you so.
Thumbs Up Birthday Sentiments?
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