Today is my birthday so Here’s a very useful series of funny, inspirational and loving birthday quotes and age quotes you can use to spell out your best wishes for the birthday boy or girl.
Pick out the most suitable quote on birthday, and use it in your greeting cards, letters, scrapbooks to express your light-hearted, encouraging or warm wishes for that special someone.
Why do we celebrate birthdays? Henri J. M. Nouwen has a very good reason you might agree with, “Celebrating a birthday is exalting life and being glad for it. On a birthday, we do not say: ‘Thanks for what you did, or said, or accomplished.’ No, we say: ‘Thank you for being born and being among us.’ Celebrating a birthday reminds us of the goodness of life.”
So have fun and enjoy these quotes. Use them and enjoy them. Have a great day
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman’s birthday but never remembers her age.
— Robert Frost
A man of forty today has nothing to worry him but falling hair, inability to button the top button, failing vision, shortness of breath, a tendency of the collar to shut off all breathing, trembling of the kidneys to whatever tune the orchestra is playing, and a general sense of giddiness when the matter of rent is brought up. Forty is Life’s Golden Age.
— Robert Benchley
Age is not measured by years. Nature does not equally distribute energy. Some people are born old and tired while others are going strong at seventy.
— Dorothy Thompson
Age is strictly a case of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.
— Jack Benny
And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.
— Abraham Lincoln
At middle age the soul should be opening up like a rose, not closing up like a cabbage.
— John Andrew Holmes
At twenty years of age, the will reigns; at thirty, the wit; and at forty, the judgement.
— Benjamin Franklin
Birthdays are good for you. Statistics show that the people who have the most live the longest.
— Larry Lorenzoni
Everything I know I learned after I was thirty.
— Georges Clemenceau
Few women admit their age. Few men act theirs.
Forty is the old age of youth; fifty is the youth of old age.
— French proverb
Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which strengthens with the setting sun of life.
— Jean De La Fontaine
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
I want to be an artist
To paint pictures just for you,
So when each birthday comes around,
I can send you quite a few.
It is better to wear out than to rust out.
— Bishop Richard Cumberland