216+ Happy Birthday Quotes to Celebrate

Special happy birthday quotes help you celebrate the beauty of life. From witty one-liners to heartfelt sentiments, simple birthday quotes will make you laugh, reflect, and embrace the joy of birthdays. These inspirational happy birthday quotes will bring a smile to someone’s face and make their birthday celebrations unforgettable.

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Best Happy Birthday Quotes

Hope all your birthday wishes come true!

It’s your special day — get out there and celebrate!

Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears. John Lennon

A birth-date is a reminder to celebrate the life as well as to update the life. Amit Kalantri

Wishing you the biggest slice of happy today.

I hope your celebration gives you many happy memories!

As you get older, three things happen: The first is your memory goes, and I can’t remember the other two. Norman Wisdom

If I could save time in a bottle, the first thing that I’d like to do is to save every day. Jim Croce

Someday you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again. C.S. Lewis

Our age is merely the number of years the world has been enjoying us!

My life is better with every year of living it. Rachel Maddow

Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the hell happened. Cora Harvey Armstrong

Enjoy your special day.

Old age is like everything else. To make a success of it, you’ve got to start young. Fred Astaire

A friend never defends a husband who gets his wife an electric skillet for her birthday. Erma Bombeck

We turn not older with years, but newer every day. Emily Dickinson

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Have the best birthday ever!

Your birthday is the beginning of your own personal new year. Your first birthday was a beginning, and each new birthday is a chance to begin again, to start over, to take a new grip on life. Wilfred Peterson

Our wrinkles are our medals of the passage of life. They are what we have been through and who we want to be. Lauren Hutton

Every year on your birthday, you get a chance to start new. Sam Hagar

Today is my birthday! Many congratulations to me! I’m so thankful to God for giving me such a wonderful family who not only wishes me but also give me many gifts. Thanks a lot to all my well-wishers. Happy birthday to me!

Wherever the year ahead takes you, I hope it’s happy.

A birthday is like a new year and my wish for you, is a great year full of happiness and sunshine! Catherine Pulsifer

Please don’t retouch my wrinkles. It took me so long to earn them. Anna Magnani

The day is all yours — have fun!

Birthdays are nature’s way of telling us to eat more cake. Edward Morykwas

You bring light and love into my life. Happy birthday!

The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it. Hubert H. Humphrey

May your years be counted not by your age but by how you spend your days. Catherine Pulsifer

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Happy birthday to my ride or die. Love you bunches!

Today is the oldest you have been, and the youngest you will ever be. Make the most of it! Nicky Gumbel

Our birthdays are feathers in the broad wing of time. Jean Paul Richter

Thinking of you on your birthday and wishing you everything happy.

People give one another things that can’t be gift wrapped. Nadine Gordimer

You’re never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. Les Brown

Best wishes on your birthday – may you have many, many more.

You know you’re getting old when the candles cost more than the cake. Bob Hope

It is never too late to be what you might have been. George Eliot

Cheers to you for another trip around the sun!

To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am. Bernard Baruch

Nothing in the world like a sore stomach for the right reasons. Stephen Chbosky, ‘The Perks of Being a Wallflower’

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God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well. Voltaire

I am sending warm wishes and loving thoughts your way for your birthday. Even though we are apart, you will always be in my thoughts as well as in my heart. Happy birthday, Mom.

Today is about you. I can’t wait to celebrate you all day long!

You can live to be a hundred if you give up all the things that make you want to live to be a hundred. Woody Allen

With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come. William Shakespeare

Happy birthday! Here’s to more life, love, and adventures with you to come!

There are two great days in a person’s life—the day we are born and the day we discover why. William Barclay

Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been. Mark Twain

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Wisdom doesn’t necessarily come with age. Sometimes age just shows up all by itself. Tom Wilson

Happy birthday! You are only young once so enjoy it to the fullest. Time passes way too fast and you don’t get these years back.

Live long and prosper. Mr. Spock

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

Happy birthday! I hope all your birthday wishes and dreams come true.

Because time itself is like a spiral, something special happens on your birthday each year: The same energy that God invested in you at birth is present once again. Menachem Mendel Schneerson

Man’s main task in life is to give birth to himself, to become what he potentially is. E. Fromm

A wish for you on your birthday, whatever you ask may you receive, whatever you seek may you find, whatever you wish may it be fulfilled on your birthday and always. Happy birthday!

May you have all the love your heart can hold, all the happiness a day can bring, and all the blessings a life can unfold. Happy birthday!

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Let us never know what old age is. Let us know the happiness time brings, not count the years. Ausonius

Age is opportunity no less than youth itself. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Happy birthday dad! May God fills your life with a brighter smile and more joy than ever.

Another adventure filled year awaits you. Welcome it by celebrating your birthday with pomp and splendor. Wishing you a very happy and fun-filled birthday!

Your age isn’t you. Use today to feel your best, celebrate and be your very happiest. M. Rivers

Every birthday is a gift. Every day is a gift. Aretha Franklin

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. Mahatma Gandhi

May the joy that you have spread in the past come back to you on this day. Wishing you a very happy birthday!

The old believe everything; the middle-aged suspect everything; the young know everything. Oscar Wilde

On your birthday may your spirit be enriched in light, love, and hope for a prosperous year ahead.

Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you’re exactly the same. Audrey Hepburn

Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, But beautiful old people are works of art. Eleanor Roosevelt

Happy birthday! Your life is just about to pick up speed and blast off into the stratosphere. Wear a seat belt and be sure to enjoy the journey. Happy birthday!

Everything I know I learned after I was 30. Georges Clemenceau

The older the fiddler, the sweeter the tune. English Proverb

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This birthday, I wish you abundant happiness and love. May all your dreams turn into reality and may lady luck visit your home today. Happy birthday to one of the sweetest people I’ve ever known.

Birthdays are a great time to stop and appreciate gravity. Sure, it makes things sag as you get older, but it also keeps your cake from flying all over the room, so you don’t have to chase it. Greg Tamblyn

Warmest wishes to you on your very special day. I hope that you continue to change the lives of others with your positivity, love, and beautiful spirit.

The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity. Lucius Annaeus Seneca

None are as old as those who have outlived enthusiasm. Henry David Thoreau

Happy birthday son. May all of your hopes, dreams, and aspirations come true for you as you begin this new year of your life. You deserve all of the very best things to come your way, my dear boy.

May you be gifted with life’s biggest joys and never-ending bliss. After all, you yourself are a gift to earth, so you deserve the best. Happy birthday.

To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent – that is to triumph over old age. Thomas Bailey Aldrich

It’s not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, They grow old because they stop pursuing dreams. Gabriel G. Marquez

Count not the candles…see the lights they give. Count not the years, but the life you live. Wishing you a wonderful time ahead. Happy birthday.

Old age is like a plane flying through a storm. Once you are aboard, there is nothing you can do about it. Golda Meir

Today marks one small milestone in the beautiful journey that is your life. May you continue to be blessed and follow your goals and ambitions to success!

Don’t just count your years, make your years count. George Meredith

Age is strictly a case of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter. Jack Benny

Forget the past; look forward to the future, for the best things are yet to come.

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Cherish all your happy moments; they make a fine cushion for old age. Booth Tarkington

You can’t help getting older, but you don’t have to get old. George Burns

Birthdays are a new start, a fresh beginning and a time to pursue new endeavors with new goals. Move forward with confidence and courage. You are a very special person. May today and all of your days be amazing!

Life really does begin at forty. Up until then, you are just doing research. Carl Gustav Jung

The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance. Brian Tracy

Your birthday is the first day of another 365-day journey. Be the shining thread in the beautiful tapestry of the world to make this year the best ever. Enjoy the ride.

If we could be twice young and twice old we could correct all our mistakes. Euripides

Happy birthday, sister. You are so special in my life, not only for being my family, but also for being one of my best friends. Without you I would have not made this far.

The best of your life has yet to come, embrace it, be confident, and embark on a future of limitless possibilities and opportunities. Happy birthday.

There is still no cure for the common birthday. John Glenn

Be happy! Today is the day you were brought into this world to be a blessing and inspiration to the people around you! You are a wonderful person! May you be given more birthdays to fulfill all of your dreams!

Each new year of life added to your past, changing the way you viewed every new day, influencing how you reacted to everything from the simplest daily routines to complex events touching you, your family, and the world you lived in. Paul Snyder

Our life is a gift from the Creator. Your gift back to the Creator is what you do with your life. Billy Mills

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Happy birthday! May your Facebook wall be filled with messages from people you never talk to.

Why is a birthday cake the only food you can blow on and spit on and everybody rushes to get a piece? – Bobby Kelton

The great thing about getting older is that you don’t lose all the other ages you’ve been. Madeleine L’Engle

The heart of the giver makes the gift dear and precious. Martin Luther

You’re older today than yesterday but younger than tomorrow, happy birthday!

From birth to age eighteen, a girl needs good parents. From eighteen to thirty-five, she needs good looks. From thirty-five to fifty-five, she needs a good personality. From fifty-five on, she needs good cash. Sophie Tucker

All the world is birthday cake, so take a piece, but not too much. George Harrison

Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm. Lincoln

Let us seek the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future. Kennedy

Forget about the past, you can’t change it. Forget about the future, you can’t predict it. And forget about the present, I didn’t get you one. Happy birthday!

Put candles in a cake, it’s a birthday cake. Put candles in a pie, and somebody’s drunk in the kitchen. Jim Gaffigan

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It takes a long time to become young. Pablo Picasso

Cheers on your birthday. One step closer to adult underpants.

The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age. Lucille Ball

Happy birthday to one of the few people whose birthday I can remember without a Facebook reminder.

Happy Birthday! You know, you don’t look that old. But then, you don’t look that young, either.

Just remember, once you’re over the hill you begin to pick up speed. Charles Schulz

The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate. Oprah Winfrey

Happy birthday to someone who is smart, gorgeous, funny and reminds me a lot of myself… from one fabulous chick to another!

How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you are? Satchel Paige

A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman’s birthday but never remembers her age. Robert Frost

Don’t get all weird about getting older! Our age is merely the number of years the world has been enjoying us!

One of the shocks of a 50th birthday is realizing the fundamental fact that your youth is irrevocably over. Marianne Williamson

You don’t get older, you get better. Shirley Bassey

Happy 50th Birthday! Wishing you a wonderful celebration and an amazing year.

As you get older three things happen. The first is your memory goes, and I can’t remember the other two. Happy birthday!

Life is a moderately good play with a badly written third act. Truman Capote

Age is a case of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it don’t matter. Satchel Paige

You are only young once, but you can be immature for a lifetime. Happy birthday!

Time flies like an arrow. Fruit flies like a banana. Groucho Marx

On your birthday, I thought of giving you the cutest gift in the world. But then I realized that is not possible because you yourself are the cutest gift in the world.

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

Happy birthday to someone who is forever young!

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It’s birthday time again, and wow! You’re a whole year older now! So clown around and have some fun to make this birthday your best one. Happy birthday!

Whatever with the past has gone, the best is always yet to come. Lucy Larcom

Just wanted to be the first one to wish you happy birthday so I can feel superior to your other well-wishers. So, happy birthday!

Every age can be enchanting, provided you live within it. Brigitte Bardot

Birthdays are inevitable, beautiful and very particular moments in our lives! Moments that bring precious memories back, celebrate the present times and give hope for the future. Bsbr Arish

Congratulations on being even more experienced. I’m not sure what you learned this year, but every experience transforms us into the people we are today. Happy birthday!

Your birthday is my pleasure. You are my sweetest treasure. Danny Demeersseman

A friend like you is more priceless than the most beautiful diamond. You are not only strong and wise, but kind and thoughtful as well. Your birthday is the perfect opportunity to show you how much I care and how grateful I am to have you in my life. Happy birthday!

Happy birthday co-worker. Wishing you all the success and happiness in the world!

When the little kids ask how old you are at your party, you should go ahead and tell them. While they’re distracted trying to count that high, you can steal a bite of their cake! Happy birthday!

To my surprise, my 70s are nicer than my 60s and my 60s than my 50s, and I wouldn’t wish my teens and 20s on my enemies. Lionel Blue

We have to be able to grow up. Our wrinkles are our medals of the passage of life. They are what we have been through and who we want to be. Lauren Hutton

I can’t believe how lucky I am to have found a friend like you. You make every day of my life so special. It’s my goal to make sure your birthday is one of the most special days ever. I can’t wait to celebrate with you!

I am blessed to have a buddy like you. Happy birthday, dear friend. May your special day be loaded with happiness and love.

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Wishing you a day filled with happiness and a year filled with joy. Happy birthday!

The older you get the better you get, unless you are a banana. Betty White

Sending you smiles for every moment of your special day…Have a wonderful time and a very happy birthday!

Middle age is when you still believe you’ll feel better in the morning. Bob Hope

I enjoy celebrating birthdays. Everyone should have their birthday celebrated. Loraine D. Nunley

Hope your special day brings you all that your heart desires! Here’s wishing you a day full of pleasant surprises! Happy birthday!

You know you’re getting old when you get that one candle on the cake. It’s like, ‘See if you can blow this out.’ Jerry Seinfeld

Birthdays come but once a year, celebrate and be of good cheer. Robert Rivers

On your birthday we wish for you that whatever you want most in life it comes to you just the way you imagined it or better. Happy birthday!

You were born an original. Don’t die a copy. John Mason

Sending your way a bouquet of happiness…To wish you a very happy birthday!

You take away all the other luxuries in life, and if you can make someone smile and laugh, you have given the most special gift: happiness. Brad Garrett

Wishing you a beautiful day with good health and happiness forever. Happy birthday!

It’s a smile from me… To wish you a day that brings the same kind of happiness and joy that you bring to me. Happy birthday!

When someone asks if you’d like cake or pie, why not say you want cake and pie? Lisa Loeb

On this wonderful day, I wish you the best that life has to offer! Happy birthday!

Middle age is when your classmates are so gray and wrinkled and bald they don’t recognize you. Bennett Cerf

I may not be by your side celebrating your special day with you, but I want you to know that I’m thinking of you and wishing blessings on your birthday.

Today you have added another candle of knowledge and wisdom to your life. May it give you the power to enlighten the whole world. On your birthday, I wish you joy and happiness. Debasish Mridha

I wish for all of your wishes to come true. Happy birthday!

The first hundred years are the hardest. Wilson Mizner

Many years ago on this day, God decided to send an angel to earth. The angel was meant to touch lives and that happened! Happy birthday my sweet angel!

Sending you a birthday wish wrapped with all my love. Have a very happy birthday!

Every year on my birthday, I start a new playlist titled after my current age so I can keep track of my favorite songs of the year as a sort of musical diary because I am a teenage girl. Chris Hardwick

A simple celebration, a gathering of friends; here wishing you great happiness and a joy that never ends.

Nice to be here? At my age, it’s nice to be anywhere. George Burns

It’s always a treat to wish happy birthday to someone so sweet.

And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years. Abraham Lincoln

The way I see it, you should live everyday like it’s your birthday. Paris Hilton

At my age flowers scare me. George Burns

Happy birthday to one of my best friends. Here’s to another year of laughing at our own jokes and keeping each other sane! Love you and happy birthday!

I like birthday cake. It’s so symbolic. It’s a tempting symbol to load with something more complicated than just ‘Happy birthday!’ because it’s this emblem of childhood and a happy day. Aimee Bender

On this special day, I raise a toast to you and your life. Happy birthday.

My policy on cake is pro having it and pro eating it. Boris Johnson

You look younger than ever! Happy birthday!

Life is too short to be small. Benjamin Disraeli

Words alone are not enough to express how happy I am you are celebrating another year of your life! My wish for you on your birthday is that you are, and will always be, happy and healthy. Don’t ever change! Happy birthday my dear.

To me a birthday means celebrating the presence of an individual in our lives. Meena Bajaj

We are always the same age inside. Gertrude Stein

I hope that today, at your party, you dance and others sing as you celebrate with joy your best birthday.

Like many women my age, I am 28 years old. Mary Schmich

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Hope your birthday is just like you…totally freaking awesome.

We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing. George Bernard Shaw

You are everything I could wish for and more – happy birthday to a wonderful husband!

Birthdays could be such a bummer when you were older than the country you lived in. Lynsay Sands

Wishing you a birthday that’s just as wonderful as you are!

A child whose birthday is coming up is so excited, they count down the days. But as we get older we seem to lose the excitement. We need to rethink and be happy we have reached another birthday. Theodore W. Higginsworth

Today is the perfect day to tell you that you’re a wonderful boyfriend. Happy birthday!

Every day is a gift. But some days are packaged better. Sanhita Baruah

Everybody has birthdays. You just wear yours better than most!

Happy birthday! You’re not old, you’re vintage!

Birthdays are happy as a child, defeatist with age and joyful again at surviving another year. Stewart Stafford

You were born, and the world became a better place.

We grow neither better nor worse as we get old, but more like ourselves. Bernard Baruch

Birthdays were made for going wild over the people we think are amazing. Richelle E. Goodrich

You’re not older – you’re just more distinguished.

Let them eat cake. Marie Antoinette

The only way that getting older can be a bad thing is if you are not fully living in the moment now. Andrena Sawyer

I was brought up to respect my elders, so now I don’t have to respect anybody. George Burns

Rather than see aging as a reason to contract, we should view it as an opportunity to expand. We should make each year of our lives are more interesting than the one before. Srinivas Rao

Today is your day, live it like you are the king of the world and don’t mind what others say, this day is just for you! Happy birthday.

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 proverb

Every birthday celebrates a life because every life is important. Richelle E. Goodrich

Just like a fine wine, you seem to get better with age. Happy birthday, handsome guy!

Celebrate your journey of life. Lailah Gifty Akita

Birthday should be considered as a unit of measurement to measure our present status toward success! Mohith Agadi

Hey Birthday Boy! I’m sending you this ironic birthday wish because I know you’re way too cool for ordinary human sentiments.

A birthday is just another day where you go to work and people give you love. Age is just a state of mind, and you are as old as you think you are. You have to count your blessings and be happy. Abhishek Bachchan

Birthdays; They never cease to exist, and like birthdays you will never cease to exist in my heart. Xela Ffronrims

Sending some love to the most charming man in my life. You always bring the best out of me. I do not know how you do it, but I love you for that. Happy Birthday.

The only thing better than singing is more singing. Ella Fitzgerald

Birthdays are special days. It reminds us of that day when the heavens gave miracles our way. You are a MIRACLE. Bless yourself. Bless others. Be a blessing. Mystqx Skye

Happy Birthday to a great guy! You do so much for others. I hope you can take some time for yourself on your big day. You deserve it as much as anyone, and more than most.

Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you! Dr. Seuss