157 Happy Birthday Quotes To Inspire You

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Top 10 Happy Birthday Quotes (BEST)

  1. Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears. — John Lennon
  2. Act your age, not your shoe size. — Prince
  3. Be happy in the moment, that's enough. Each moment is all we need, not more. — Mother Teresa
  4. So plant your own gardens and decorate your own soul, instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers. — Jorge Luis Borges
  5. 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
  6. Time may be a great healer, but it's a lousy beautician. — Dorothy Parker
  7. Come grow old with me. The best is yet to be. — William Wordsworth
  8. A friend is one of the nicest things you can have, and one of the best things you can be. — Douglas Pagels
  9. 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
  10. May the moments of today become fond memories for tomorrow. Happy Birthday — Rob Jackson

Short Happy Birthday Quotes

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  • Happiness is like peeing in your pants. Everyone can see it, but only you can feel the warmth. — Jon Foreman
  • 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
  • It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light. — Aristotle Onassis
  • 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
  • Whatever with the past has gone, The best is always yet to come. — Lucy Larcom
  • Live your life to the fullest. — Shakira
  • The United States is the only country with a known birthday. — James G. Blaine

Happy Birthday Image Quotes

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Happy birthday quote by William Wordsworth

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

Happy birthday quote by Rob Jackson

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

Happy birthday quote by George Burns

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

Happy birthday quote by Lucy Larcom

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

Happy birthday quote by Shakira

Live your life to the fullest. — Shakira

Happy birthday quote Don't promise when you're happy. Don't reply when you're angry and don't decide
Don't promise when you're happy. Don't reply when you're angry and don't decide when you're sad.

Quotations Birthday Happy Birthday Quotes

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From our birthday, until we die, Is but the winking of an eye. — William Butler Yeats

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

Happy birthday quote Never regret anything that made you smile.
Never regret anything that made you smile.

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

Don't just count your years, make your years count. — Ernest Myers

You're only as old as you feel. — Paul Simonon

Happy birthday quote The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about
The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it.

The happiest person is the person who thinks the most interesting thoughts. — Timothy Dwight V

Hilarious Happy Birthday Quotes

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

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

Some people try to turn back their odometers. Not me, I want people to know “why” I look this way. I’ve traveled a long way and some of the roads weren’t paved. — Will Rogers

Happy birthday quote Don't let your happiness depend on something you may lose.
Don't let your happiness depend on something you may lose.

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

If you want to look young and thin on your birthday. Hang around a bunch of old fat people. — Anthony

Old Birthday Quotes

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

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

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

Happy birthday quote Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sad
Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sadness, but as you go through life's journey, remember that the black keys also makes music.

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

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

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

Happy birthday quote How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.

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

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

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

Birthday Quotes

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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

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

Happy birthday quote Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best
Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now.

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

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

Happy birthday quote Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experie
Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.

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

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

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

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

Celebrate Birthday Quotes

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

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

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

Happy birthday quote Enjoy life now. This is not a rehearsal.
Enjoy life now. This is not a rehearsal.

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

Happy birthday quote Happiness is letting go of what you think your life is supposed to look like and
Happiness is letting go of what you think your life is supposed to look like and celebrating it for everything that it is.

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

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

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

My Birthday Quotes

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

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

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

There can be no greater well wisher for me in life than my mother. — Rakesh Jhunjhunwala

Happy birthday quote Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Good thing I didn’t accomplish all my goals yet because then what would I do tomorrow? — Alexi Pappas

Told my brothers to take my breath if I turn to a snitch But I’m 21 4L, ain’t no way I’ma switch. — 21 Savage

Everyday hit every wave, like I’m Hawaiian. I don’t surf the net, no I’ve never been on MySpace, too busy letting my voice vibrate, carving out my space in this world. — Jay-Z

I played rugby for years, and I had a rugby jacket that I lost when I was 14. Somehow, my brother found it in storage 15 years later, and he gave it back to me for my 30th birthday. That was amazing and probably one of the best gifts I've ever received. — Ryan Reynolds

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

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

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

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

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

Thank you for all the birthday wishes, it's brought a tear to my eye, and a boner to my pants. — Jack Barakat

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

You must become an old man in good time if you wish to be an old man long. [Lat., Mature fieri senem, si diu velis esses senex.] — Marcus Tullius Cicero

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

Young Birthday Quotes

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

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

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

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

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

All three [of my grandkids] earn money around the house, and all three spend their own money. Now I've noticed that when they have to spend their own money on birthday cards, they have decided that homemade cards are so much nicer. — Elizabeth Warren

Humorous Birthday Quotes

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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

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

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

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

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

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 Happy Birthday Quotes

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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

Only a few things are really important. — Marie Dressler

So be sure when you step, Step with care and great tact. — Dr. Seuss

Love is like the little red toy wagon you get for your Christmas or your sixth birthday. It makes you deliriously happy and you just can't leave it alone. But sooner or later the wheels come off. Then you leave it in a corner and forget it. Falling in love is great. Being in love is a disaster — Mario Puzo

I remember when the candle shop burned down. Everyone stood around singing 'Happy Birthday.' — Steven Wright

Live not one's life as though one had a thousand years, but live each day as the last. — Marcus Aurelius

Happy birthday to former First Lady Barbara Bush, who turned seventy-seven this week. Unfortunately, where her granddaughters helped blow out the candles on her cake, it exploded. — Craig Kilborn

Time flies when you are having fun. — Albert Einstein

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

Learn to be calm and you will always be happy. — Paramahansa Yogananda

Happiness is a choice. You grieve, you stomp your feet, you pick yourself up and choose to be happy. — Lucy Lawless

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