We all appreciate a birthday. Whether it’s yours or someone else’s, these birthday quotes are here to help you celebrate.
Birthdays offer an opportunity to focus attention on the individual and celebrate them. They also offer a new start for the next year of our lives.
A birthday may be the only time of year we see an old friend or family member, and have a chance to show our appreciation for them.
-The best birthdays of all are those that haven’t arrived yet.
-From our birthday, until we die, is but the winking of an eye.
William Butler Yeats
-The way I see it, you should live everyday like its your birthday.
-A birth-date is a reminder to celebrate the life as well as to update the life.
-There are two great days in a person’s life – the day we are born and the day we discover why.
-Don’t just count your years, make your years count.
-The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
-A birthday is the anniversary of your birth. It’s the time most of us reflect over the past year and what we hope for in the coming year.
Claudia T. Hudson
-Birthdays are among the most awaited day for children since it evokes fun and games that they can enjoy with their family and friends.
-To me a birthday means celebrating the presence of an individual in our lives.
-Today is the oldest you have been, and the youngest you will ever be.
-The great thing about getting older is that you don’t lose all the other ages you’ve been.
-Birthdays were made for going wild over the people we think are amazing.
Richelle E. Goodrich
-We should celebrate every year that we made it through and every year that we’re happier and healthier.
-I enjoy celebrating birthdays. Everyone should have their birthday celebrated.
Loraine D. Nunley
-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
-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.
-How you celebrate your partner’s birthday will tell them a lot about what they mean to you, and how important the relationship is to you.
-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.
-Indeed, birthdays are special days that mark the growth and accomplishment we have made in the year past, and for more to come in the upcoming year.
-A birthday is just another day where you go to work and people give you love.
-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.
-New Year’s Day is every man’s birthday.
-A birthday is a time to reflect, to take stock and to look ahead.
-Birthdays mean going through another year of one’s life. It means growing another year older. For me, human birth is the purpose of Gods realization. A birthday simply means another year to complete that goal that we were sent to achieve.
-Don’t wait for birthdays or holidays. Sometimes the most wonderful gifts are the unexpected ones.
-The reason I met my husband was because I remembered a friend’s birthday. The moral of the story is: Remember people’s birthdays.
-Why party like it is 1999 when you can party like it is your birthday?
-Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you’re exactly the same.
-Every birthday, every celebration ends with something sweet, a cake, and people remember. It’s all about the memories.
-I don’t pay attention to the number of birthdays.
-Life seems to fade our memory, so on this birthday I will forget yours if you forget mine!
-A birthday is a glorious day filled with good laughter, gladness and great memories.
Lailah Gifty Akita
-Having a birthday is like reaching a higher peak on a mountain. Pause to admire the view; reflect on how far you have come.
Richelle E. Goodrich
-Birthdays are the best thing we can collect: the more birthdays we collect, the more years we live.
-If someone close to me forgets my birthday, I am heartbroken.
-I’m not really big on gifts. I like giving back on my birthday.
-Celebrate your journey of life.
Lailah Gifty Akita
-Every year, I think you earn the right to eat cake on your birthday.
-Birthday should be considered as a unit of measurement to measure our present status toward success!
-Every birthday is a gift. Every day is a gift.
-Birthdays and Age
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.’
-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.
-Just remember, once you’re over the hill, you begin to pick up speed.
-To me, fair friend, you never can be old, for as you were when first your eye I eye’d, such seems your beauty still.
-Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter
-Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
-Aging is an extraordinary process where you become the person you always should have been.
-Someday you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.
-Youth is happy because it has the ability to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
-Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but they die young.
Dorothy Canfield Fisher
-One of the best parts of growing older? You can flirt all you like since you’ve become harmless.
-You know you’re old when the candles cost more than the cake.
-Today you are another year older, and we know how fast time flys as we get older, therefore, live each day and be happy!
-To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent – that is to triumph over old age.
Thomas Bailey Aldrich
-If you are pining for youth I think it produces a stereotypical old man because you only live in memory, you live in a place that doesn’t exist.
-Your age isn’t you. Use today to feel your best, celebrate and be your very happiest.
-Don’t worry about another birthday, let the best of life has to offer, be your focus! After all none of us knows what tomorrow will bring, live for today, recognize and appreciate the years you have had!
Theodore W. Higginsworth
-To know how to grow old is the master work of wisdom, and one of the most difficult chapters in the great art of living.
Henri Frederic Amiel
-We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.
George Bernard Shaw
-Old age is like a plane flying through a storm. Once you are aboard, there is nothing you can do about it.
-A man is getting old when he walks around a puddle instead of through it.
R. C. Ferguson
-Old age is like everything else. To make a success of it, you’ve got to start young.
-I don’t mind getting older; it’s a privilege denied to so many!
-Aging seems to be the only available way to live a long life.
-Growing old is like being increasingly penalized for a crime you have not committed.
-None are as old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
Henry David Thoreau
-It’s not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old. They grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
-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.
-At twenty years of age, the will reigns; at thirty, the wit; and at forty, the judgement.
-Age is just a state of mind, and you are as old as you think you are.
-My life is better with every year of living it.
-We should make sure each year of our lives are more interesting than the one before.
-A milestone birthday usually means taking the time to consider your life, your goals and what you have accomplished or not accomplished in your life up to this point.
-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
-Life really does begin at forty. Up until then, you are just doing research.
-Another year older, another year wiser.
-We are always the same age inside.
-We don’t grow old. When we cease to grow, we become old.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
-Everything I know I learned after I was 30.
-If we could be twice young and twice old we could correct all our mistakes.
-Wisdom doesn’t necessarily come with age. Sometimes age just shows up all by itself.
-You can live to be a hundred if you give up all the things that make you want to live to be a hundred.
-The old believe everything; the middle-aged suspect everything; the young know everything.
-May your years be counted not by your age but by how you spend your days.
-When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.
-Rather than see aging as a reason to contract, we should view it as an opportunity to expand.
-Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
-Have you ever considered that your birthday is truly a day of celebration? A day to recognize the special gift we all received on the day you were born; the gift of you.
-Most of us can remember a time when a birthday – especially if it was one’s own – brightened the world as if a second sun has risen.
Robert Staughton Lynd