175 Birthday Quotes to Inspire and Celebrate

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The Most Famous Birthday Quotes (Best in 2024)

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May the moments of today become fond memories for tomorrow. Happy Birthday — Rob Jackson

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All I want for my birthday is another birthday. — Ian Dury

Happy birthday greetings and warmest wishes, too May today, tomorrow, everyday Be truly happy for you. — Margaret Brown

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

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

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

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On my birthday, I was in Milan for the collections. — Eva Herzigova

The reason I met my husband was because I remembered a friend's birthday. The moral of the story is: Remember people's birthdays. — Julianna Margulies

The return of my birthday, if I remember it, fills me with thoughts which it seems to be the general care of humanity to escape. — Samuel Johnson

There was at all events one advantage in the choice of this day to my birth; my birthday throughout the whole of my childhood was a day of public rejoicing. — Friedrich Nietzsche

Short Birthday Quotes

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  • Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears. — John Lennon
  • Why party like it is 1999 when you can party like it is your birthday? — Prince
  • Act your age, not your shoe size. — Prince
  • Be happy in the moment, that's enough. Each moment is all we need, not more. — Mother Teresa
  • Time may be a great healer, but it's a lousy beautician. — Dorothy Parker
  • Come grow old with me. The best is yet to be. — William Wordsworth
  • We turn not older with years but newer every day. — Emily Dickinson
  • A friend is one of the nicest things you can have, and one of the best things you can be. — Douglas Pagels
  • A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age. — Robert Frost
  • Happiness is like peeing in your pants. Everyone can see it, but only you can feel the warmth. — Jon Foreman

Top 10 Birthday Quotes

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

Instead of celebrating my birthday, it would be my proud privilege if 5 September is observed as Teachers' Day. — Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan

Why party like it is 1999 when you can party like it is your birthday? — Prince

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Act your age, not your shoe size. — Prince

Be happy in the moment, that's enough. Each moment is all we need, not more. — Mother Teresa

So plant your own gardens and decorate your own soul, instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers. — Jorge Luis Borges

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

Time may be a great healer, but it's a lousy beautician. — Dorothy Parker

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Come grow old with me. The best is yet to be. — William Wordsworth

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

Birthday Image Quotes

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Birthday quote by Prince

Act your age, not your shoe size. — Prince

Birthday quote by William Wordsworth

Come grow old with me. The best is yet to be. — William Wordsworth

Birthday quote by Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art. — Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

Birthday quote by John Glenn

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

Birthday quote by George Burns

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

Birthday quote by Byron Katie

Your True Nature Is Love. There's Nothing You Can Do About It. — Byron Katie

Birthday quote by Geoffrey Chaucer

Time and tide wait for no man. — Geoffrey Chaucer

Birthday quote by Dan Brown

No love is greater than that of a father for His son. — Dan Brown

Birthday quote by Lucy Larcom

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

Birthday quote by Shakira

Live your life to the fullest. — Shakira

Birthday quote by Uwe Boll

I play PC and Xbox games at home, and I just got a PSP as a birthday present. — Uwe Boll

Happy Birthday Quotes

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A mother's love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity, it dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path. — Agatha Christie

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

Live your life with arms wide open. Today is where your book begins. The rest is still unwritten. — Natasha Bedingfield

The golden age is before us, not behind us. — William Shakespeare

But when I look back I can't call myself unlucky. My 23rd birthday was December 14. In these years I have had more than most people get in a lifetime. — Ernie Davis

It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light. — Aristotle Onassis

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

Old age is like everything else. To make a success of it, you've got to start young. — Theodore Roosevelt

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

One can remain alive ... if one is unafraid of change, insatiable in intellectual curiosity interested in big things and happy in small ways. — Edith Wharton

My Birthday Quotes

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I want to get old gracefully. I want to have good posture, I want to be healthy and be an example to my children. — Sting

For my birthday I got a humidifier and a de-humidifier... I put them in the same room and let them fight it out. — Steven Wright

As nervous as I am to pick up a water bottle, that's how nervous I am to perform. My confidence is very high. I really enjoy going up, I feel like it's my birthday everyday that I have to go up there. — Gucci Mane

I wasn't very good about juggling family and my career. I was interested in who was coming to the children's birthday party, what my son was writing. I was thinking about Legos. — Jill Clayburgh

Life is very short, and there's no time for fussing and fighting my friends — John Lennon

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Your True Nature Is Love. There's Nothing You Can Do About It. — Byron Katie

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Time and tide wait for no man. — Geoffrey Chaucer

When I turned two I was really anxious, because I'd doubled my age in a year. I thought, if this keeps up, by the time I'm six I'll be ninety. — Steven Wright

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Live your life to the fullest. — Shakira

I never really had a celebrity crush when I was little. I know some of my friends have posters up on their bedroom wall; I was never really about that. — Sadie Sink

Old Birthday Quotes

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Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed. — Arthur Schopenhauer

Maybe it's true that life begins at fifty. But everything else starts to wear out, fall out, or spread out. — Phyllis Diller

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

Life is like a hot bath. It feels good while you're in it, but the longer you stay, the more wrinkled you get. — Jim Davis

People ask me what I'd most appreciate getting for my eighty-seventh birthday. I tell them, a paternity suit. — George Burns

I stopped going to Kingdom Hall, the church, when I was 11 years old, so I was very young. They don't celebrate birthdays, you get no Christmas, so it's a very difficult religion for children to get into. And they do a lot of finger-pointing among the Jehovah's Witnesses. — Ja Rule

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

The advantage of being eighty years old is that one has many people to love. — Jean Renoir

Only a few things are really important. — Marie Dressler

The only time you really live fully is from thirty to sixty. The young are slaves to dreams; the old servants of regrets. Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in the keeping of their wits. — Theodore Roosevelt

Birthday Party Quotes

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You always get a special kick on opening day, no matter how many you go through. You look forward to it like a birthday party when you're a kid. You think something wonderful is going to happen. — Joe Dimaggio

When Mr. Bilbo Baggins of Bag End announced that he would shortly be celebrating his eleventy-first birthday with a party of special magnificence, there was much talk and excitement in Hobbiton. — J. R. R. Tolkien

Time flies when you are having fun. — Albert Einstein

I heard last year at [insert name]'s birthday party they had to set up mirrors to make it look like a crowd. — Jim Cornette

I had very strict parents, I could never go outside or go to parties. — Cardi B

Parties are not my scene. — Sam Bankman-Fried

The summer of 2002 at the Wilson birthday party I met Van Dyke again and I made plans to have dinner with him. — Matthew Sweet

I went to a rare live Van Dyke show and met him there. And then he came to a show of mine and we spoke back stage. The third time was at Brian Wilson's birthday party. — Matthew Sweet

I used to be good with kids, but as I get older, I'm grumpy and terrible with them. As for doing a gig at a 6-year old's birthday party, you couldn't pay me enough. — Johnny Vegas

Bubbles feel like a party. — Naved Abdali

Young Birthday Quotes

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Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art. — Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

You are as young as your faith, as old as your doubt; as young as your self-confidence, as old as your fear, as young as your hope, as old as your despair. — Samuel Ullman

May you stay Forever Young — Bob Dylan

The older I get, the more I see the power of that young woman, my mother. — Sharon Olds

When I was younger, I could remember anything, whether it had happened or not; but my faculties are decaying now and soon I shall be so I cannot remember any but the things that never happened. It is sad to go to pieces like this but we all have to do it. — Mark Twain

At 50, don't let aging get you down. It's too hard to get back up. Happy 50th birthday. — H. H. Asquith

...inside every old person is a young person wondering what happened. — Terry Pratchett

My faculties are decaying now and soon I shall be so I cannot remember any but the things that never happened. — Mark Twain

I've been very competitive by nature from a young age, whether it was eating a bowl of pasta faster than somebody else, or always wanting to be the first one in line. — Maria Sharapova

One starts to get young at the age of sixty and then it is too late. — Pablo Picasso

Birthday Wishes Quotes

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Every day, every birthday candle I blow out, every penny I throw over my shoulder in a wishing well, every time my daughter says, 'Let's make a wish on a star,' there's one thing I wish for: wisdom. — Rene Russo

You're birthday reminds me of the old Chinese scholar..... Yung No Mo — Dana Rosemary Scallon

Valentine cards and birthday wishes? Please...be on another level of planning, of understanding The bond between man and woman and child. The highest elevation, cause we above All that romance crap, just show your love. — Method Man

If you're not getting older, you're dead. — Tom Petty

We're sending you best wishes And hope your day goes well And that you'll find some memories With stories you can tell Of how you had a marvelous time And those around you too With fun and lots of laughter And all this just for you.. Have a Very Happy Birthday — Janet Horne

Some turn to vinegar, but the best improve with age. — C. E. M. Joad

The best birthdays of all are those that haven't arrived yet. — Robert Orben

Joy is that kind of happiness that does not depend on what happens. — David Steindl-Rast

Katrina Kaif is doing very well for herself and I'd like to wish her a very Happy Birthday — Deepika Padukone

If possible, forget the past. Look forward to the future. — Henry Watkins Allen

Birthday Present Quotes

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Something to remember on your birthday..Forget the past, it can't be changed..And, forget the present because I didn't get you one. — Brian Jones

Handmade presents are scary because they reveal that you have too much free time. — Douglas Coupland

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I play PC and Xbox games at home, and I just got a PSP as a birthday present. — Uwe Boll

Don't think that even an engineer, when he buys a motor, takes it to bits to scrutinize it. Even he as a specialist buys from the external appearance. A motor ought to look like a birthday present. — Peter Behrens

I'm over the moon to be involved in the 'Doctor Who' Christmas special. I can't quite believe it as it's a part of the family tradition at the Jenkins household. I heard the news that I got the role on my 30th birthday and it was the best birthday present ever. — Katherine Jenkins

In 1993 my birthday present was a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame. — Annette Funicello

I have no problems with buying tampons. I am a fairly modern man. But apparently they're not a "proper" present. "Happy birthday, mum!" — Jimmy Carr

I hate birthdays, .. It's more like a new starting point in New York. For me, it's an evolution. I don't celebrate the past. I like the present and tomorrow. — Karl Lagerfeld

I never know what to get my father for his birthday. I gave him a hundred dollars and said, 'Buy yourself something that will make your life easier.' So he went out and bought a present for my mother. — Rita Rudner

The best birthday present I ever got was born 10 minutes before I was. — Bill Kaulitz

Celebrate Birthday Quotes

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I don’t care about what nobody say or how nobody feel. I’m happy, I’m living my life, and that’s what it is. — 21 Savage

I reflected a lot, I thought a lot on my 50th birthday. It has been one of the most important birthdays in my life, not in terms of celebration but in terms of retrospect. — Rakesh Jhunjhunwala

Cakes are special. Every birthday, every celebration ends with something sweet, a cake, and people remember. It's all about the memories. — Buddy Valastro

Am I ever gonna grow thick skin? No. I just gotta focus on making money. Cause ain’t no going back. I’m gonna be famous forever. — Cardi B

Where is Conor? He wanna fight with a bus. I want to fight with a real gangster. Iaquinta, thank you so much. — Khabib Nurmagomedov

If we celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday at a time of presidential inaugurals, this is thanks to Ronald Reagan who created the holiday, and not to the Democratic Congress of the Carter years, which rejected it. — David Horowitz

I’m just the same guy. I don’t need to be a celebrity or a superstar. — Kawhi Leonard

I never had a single big break – because few do online. — Ryan Higa

If life is a birthday cake let my face be smeared with its icing of cognac and kindness. — Aberjhani

I ain’t scared of shit. I will always speak on how I feel. I’ll be damned if fame and other people have me being a slave to my own thoughts. — Cardi B

Birthday Card Quotes

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It’s the moment I’ve been waiting for, fighting on the big cards like UFC 200. — Amanda Nunes

The worst gift is a fruitcake. There is only one fruitcake in the entire world, and people keep sending it to each other. — Johnny Carson

Valentine's Day is a sham created by card companies to reinforce gender stereotypes. [..] I'll buy some cookies, but NOT for Valentine's Day. These cookies celebrate the February 14th birthday of Anna Howard Shaw, famed American suffragette. — Anna Howard Shaw

On Valentine's Day, millions of men give millions of women flowers, cards and candy as a heartfelt expression of the emotion that also motivates men to observe anniversaries and birthdays-fear. — Dave Barry

They tell you that you'll lose your mind when you grow older. What they don't tell you is that you won't miss it very much. — Malcolm Cowley

I saw a birthday card the other day, and it said, "If you didn't know how old you were, how old would you think you were?" I started changing it in my mind right away to, "If you didn't know how sick you were, how sick would you think you were?" — Michael J. Fox

There's nothing funnier than getting a death threat via MySpace. Why don't you just write it in a children's birthday card. — Doug Stanhope

Thank you Dad... for listening and caring, for giving and sharing, but, especially, for just being you! Happy Birthday to you — John Walter Bratton

I occasionally get birthday cards from fans. But it's often the same message: They hope it's my last. — Al Forman

Don't send funny greeting cards on birthdays or at Christmas. Save them for funerals, when their cheery effect is needed. — P. J. O'Rourke

Birthday Humor Quotes

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The older we get, the fewer things seem worth waiting in line for. — Will Rogers

The best way to remember your wife's birthday is to forget it once. — Herbert V. Prochnow

I intend to live forever. So far, so good. - T-SHIRT — Darynda Jones

At 50, a man can be an ass without being an optimist but not an optimist without being an ass — Mark Twain

Pleas'd look forward, pleas'd to look behind,And count each birthday with a grateful mind. — Alexander Pope

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

I believe in loyalty. When a woman reaches an age she likes, she should stick with it. — Eva Gabor

Why do men like intelligent women? Because opposites attract. — Kathy Lette

I'm at an age when my back goes out more than I do. — Phyllis Diller

My aunt gave me a walkie-talkie for my birthday. She says if I'm good, she'll give me the other one next year. — Steven Wright

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More Birthday Quotes

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Before marriage, a man declares that he would lay down his life to serve you; after marriage, he won't even lay down his newspaper to talk to you. — Helen Rowland

Middle-age is when you're sitting at home on a Saturday night and the telephone rings and you hope it isn't for you. — Ogden Nash

Thanks to modern medical advances such as antibiotics, nasal spray, and Diet Coke, it has become routine for people in the civilized world to pass the age of 40, sometimes more than once. — Dave Barry

About astrology and palmistry: they are good because they make people vivid and full of possibilities. They are communism at its best. Everybody has a birthday and almost everybody has a palm. — Kurt Vonnegut

In Conclusion

Birthday quotes have the power to uplift spirits and bring smiles to faces. They can be heartwarming reminders of the joy of life and the beauty of growing older. These quotes can also serve as a source of motivation, encouraging individuals to embrace the new year ahead with enthusiasm and optimism. Whether it's a simple wish for happiness or a profound reflection on life, birthday quotes have the ability to make the celebration even more memorable.

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