Happy Birthday quotes and sayings of insight, joy, humour on age and the passing of the years, as well as the days of our birth.
Mayflower always lines your path and sunshine light your day.
May songbirds serenade you every step along the way.
May a rainbow run beside you in a sky that’s always blue.
And may happiness fill your heart each day your whole life through.
– Irish Blessing
Your Birthday is a special day, one that’s just for you,
a time for doing everything, you have always wanted to do.
Your birthday is a special time to celebrate the gift of “you” to the world.
How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you are?
– Satchel Paige
All the world is birthday cake, so take a piece, but not too much.
– George Harrison
When you get the choice to sit it out or dance,
I hope you dance.
– Lee Ann Womack
The way I see it, you should live every day like it’s your birthday.
– Paris Hilton
Live long and prosper.
– Star Trek television series
You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.
– C. S. Lewis
Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.
– Robert Browning
What is age but a number?
What you can dream, you can become, at any age.
– Jonathan Lockwood Huie
In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count.
It’s the life in your years.
– Abraham Lincoln
Today would be a wonderful day not to take life so seriously.
Today may end up the way you prefer – and it may not.
Happiness is not about being a winner –
it’s about being gentle with life –
being gentle with yourself.
Let life be a dance,
and choose the kind of dance you want for today –
perhaps a gentle loving dance.
– Jonathan Lockwood Huie
Life may not be the party we hoped for,
but while we are here we might as well dance.
Our birthdays are feathers in the broad wing of time.
Birthday Quotes for Friends
Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Count your age by friends, not years.
A true friend remembers your birthday but not your age.
When your friends begin to flatter you on how young you look,
it’s a sure sign you’re getting old.
– Mark Twain
Funny Birthday Sayings
Birthdays are nature’s way of telling us to eat more cake.
Just remember, once you’re over the hill, you begin to pick up speed.
– Charles Schultz
You know you’re getting old when the candles cost more than the cake.
– Bob Hope
Old age is fifteen years older than I am.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes
Forget about the past, you can’t change it.
Forget about the future, you can’t predict it.
Forget about the present, I didn’t get you one.
We know we’re getting old when the only thing we want for our birthday is not to be reminded of it.
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
New Year’s Day is every man’s birthday.
– Charles Lamb
The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age.
– Lucille Ball
Sooner or later we all discover that the important moments in life
are not the advertised ones, not the birthdays,
the graduations, the weddings, not the great goals achieved.
The real milestones are less prepossessing.
They come to the door of memory unannounced,
stray dogs that amble in, sniff around a bit and simply never leave.
Our lives are measured by these.
– Susan B. Anthony
The best way to remember your wife’s birthday is to forget it once.
– E. Joseph Cossman
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman’s birthday
but never remembers her age.
– Robert Frost
Success is like reaching an important birthday
and finding you’re exactly the same.
– Audrey Hepburn