All together now, “Happy birthday to you. Happy birthday to you….”Now that we’ve got you singing along… It’s easy to point out that we all know what comes next after the candles have been lit and the cake is brought out. Sometimes we wish that other birthday traditions came with more uniformity and by ‘other birthday traditions’ we mean writing birthday wishes on happy birthday cards. There are those of us who excel at writing and eloquent birthday wishes start coming to mind as soon as the pen hits the paper. On the other hand, there are those of us that struggle with getting passed the ‘Happy Birthday’.
Whether you’re good with words or whether you are at a loss for words, we’ve got some birthday message inspiration that will assure the guest of honor a happy one. Each 365 days around the sun is a milestone that deserves proper celebration. We’re talking about pulling out all the birthday party essentials– balloons, cake and the best card from you. A well-worded happy birthday cards is an excellent gift, it’s the thought that counts.
Happy birthday cards Wording
Depending on the birthday boy or girl, your birthday cards wording will vary. Are you looking for some heartfelt birthday wishes? How about sincere birthday messages? Who are we kidding, we know you’re interested in some birthday memes about being old, aren’t you?
Like we said, whether your birthday greetings will take on a funny, cute or romantic feel will all depend on who you are writing the card to. Here are some of our favorite wording examples for birthday greetings, no matter who the hero of the occasion is. Keep in mind that the best birthday wishes are the ones that come from the heart. Use these examples, combine them or customize them in all your happy birthday wishes.
Cute Birthday Messages
- As you go through each year, remember to count your blessings, not your age. Count your amazing experiences, not your mistakes. Happy Birthday to an insanely awesome person!
On your birthday, look to the future and forget your past- the best is still to come. Happy birthday, friend.
Happy birthday to someone who is funny, charming, popular, and loving- someone like me. Congrats on your birthday you amazing human!
Words cannot express how happy I am to say ‘happy birthday’ to you another year of your life. You are so special to me.
Roses may be red and violets blue, but you put all the colors in the rainbow to shame. Happy birthday to the brightest, best person I know!
To a dear friend- thanks for always being there for me through the thick and the thin. You’re truly the best. Happy birthday to you!
I know your birthday is a special day with or without me, but I have to say that you are the best friend I’ve ever had! Happy Birthday.
A birthday is a time for celebration- it’s a time to celebrate the life of someone special. Here’s to you getting love, joy, and happiness on your special day. Happy Birthday.
Funny Birthday Greetings
- For your birthday, I wanted to give you something that was both funny and charming, but then I remembered you already have me in your life.
You should be proud of your age. This year you are wiser, smarter and very close to reaping the benefits of senior discounts at restaurants.
My dear friend another year has gone, but unfortunately that doesn’t mean you’ve become any wiser.
OMG the room is getting hotter! Please call the fire department or blow these candles before it gets on fire.
On your special day, I wish you peace, love, insight, relaxation, fun, knowledge, romance, friendship… and all that stuff that doesn’t cost anything.
In all the times and in all the lands there has never been a better backyard barbecue chef than you. I don’t mean that to be a hint about how you should celebrate your birthday. Okay, it is.
Happy Birthday to my wild and crazy friend. Thanks for keeping all of the adults busy with your antics when we were kids so that I never was punished!
Don’t worry about getting so old. I will have the fire extinguisher ready in case your birthday cake gets out of control. Love you my ancient friend!
For your birthday this year, I hope you don’t mind if we avoid the fire hazard of so many candles and use electronic candles, instead.
Sincere Birthday Wishes
- For many people, the word friend is just a sequence of letters. For me, it is the source of happiness and strength because of you. Happy Birthday, buddy!
Because I have a friend like you, every day feels like a holiday. I can’t wait to celebrate your birthday like it’s the most important day of the year!
Your birthday gives all the people whose lives you’ve improved, a designated day to tell you how happy we are that you entered the world on this day.
Let’s make your birthday a day that you will always remember. Happy Birthday, my friend! We have some serious partying to do, so let’s get to it!
The world was never the same the day you were born. As your best friend, I’m glad that day happened. Happy Birthday, my friend! Live long and prosper!Sincere and Wonderful Birthday Wishes to Wishes Your Friend a Happy Birthday 3
Happy birthday to my best friend! Here’s to another year of girl’s nights out. Let’s get started on another fabulous year!
Good friends don’t just get old. They only get better as they age, like a fine wine. Wishing you a birthday full of joy.
For your birthday, it’s high time I paid you back for all of the things you’ve done for me over the years. I’ve been keeping tabs on what I owe you, and now I’ll be picking up the tab tonight. Let’s party!
I have been looking forward to your birthday just so I can drown you in gifts. Happy Birthday to the best friend a person could ever dream of having!
As the special people in your life turn another year older and another year wiser (or at least that’s what they say happens…) we want to make sure we welcome them into the next 365 days in the best way possible. We want to make sure as the years go by the birthday boy or girl knows your love and appreciation only grows more and more.
Happy Birthday Cards Wording Examples For Mom
It’s easy to under appreciate Mom sometimes. Yes, she knows how much you love and cherish her, but it doesn’t hurt to remind her of that every once in a while and especially doesn’t hurt to on her birthday. These special Mother’s birthday greetings are just what your card is missing.
- I’m not only celebrating your birth today. I’m celebrating my own luck in being born to such a great mother.
If it weren’t for you, I’d never been born. But there are so many more reasons you are an important part of my life, and I want to wish you a happy birthday.
Mom, I hope you have a very special birthday, because you are a very special person to me.
You’re a beautiful, loving, amazing, wonderful woman, and being a little older today can’t change that. I am wishing you a happy birthday.
I hope today is the one day this year that you get to feel at least as special as you always make me feel.
A birthday never went by that I didn’t feel special to you. I am wishing the same for you today.
I can’t imagine a world where you were never born, and I’ll never be able to imagine how different life would be if I didn’t have you as my mother. Happy birthday! Today we celebrate the blessing your life has been to me and many others.
You are the most wonderful, caring woman I know.
Mom, you were born to be my mom _____ years ago. I am very grateful you were born for that purpose and for so many other great reasons.
Because you clothed me, fed me, changed my diaper, kept me safe, and taught me stuff, I want to say a special happy birthday to a very special person.
Happy Birthday Cards Wording Examples For Dad
Same goes for Dad as it did for Mom…
Parents play a pivotal role in our lives and often times it is hard to tell them just how grateful you are for their love and support. Of course your dad knows how much you love him, but why not go ahead and tell him again, especially on his big day. When he opens his birthday card and smiles, you’ll know the reason why.
- My wishes all came true, all because of a papa like you. Happy birthday, Dad!
There may be many great fathers, but there is only one amazing one, you!
The older you get, the smellier you get, happy birthday old fart!
Daddy, you deserve a wish that can win you the stars.
Thought I’d taking you golfing on your big day, since that’s what old people do.
Thanks for always loving me, pops. Missing you on this day and every day after.
Nothing better than seeing the best dad in the world having a big laugh.
Your big day is far more special than mine could ever be, papa.
I may have been tough, but you were always tougher. Don’t soften up now!
I wait a long 364 days to finally get to this special day!
With the joy I see on your face, it’s a shame not every day is your day to celebrate.
Before you know it, we will have to buy a bigger cake to fit all of the candles.
There is no bond like the one that we share. Happy birthday, Dad!
There isn’t a throne suitable enough for a king like you.
Your heart is made of diamonds and I hope they glitter on your forever dad.
You are my compass, you have always shown me the right way, for that, I love you.
I have always been the princess to the greatest king.
I hope every candle you blow out will be a wish come true on your special day, papa.
No matter how tall I have grown, I will always look up to you.
You always helped me chase my dreams, now it’s time you chase yours.
You may be old, but you aren’t dead yet. Here is to wishing you many more candles!
Happy 50th daddy! Half those years of putting up with me is a feat!
You may be turning 60 today, but you are still as young as can be!
Happy birthday pops, you are a mischievous old hoot.
Happy Birthday Cards Wording Examples For Husband
So, it’s your hubby’s birthday? Seeing as he is your LIFE partner, you should make sure his birthday card is super sweet. Think cute, romantic and maybe even funny. He will surely appreciate your birthday wishes on top of his slice of cake.
- You are more than charming or handsome. You have integrity, strength and compassion. Happy Birthday, my husband. I am proud to be your wife.
To the man who holds my heart, as we celebrate the day you were born I hope you know how grateful I am for all you do and all you are.
I want to make your birthday as special as you make me feel. I love you so much and I couldn’t have asked for a better husband.
Your birthday reminds me how my love for you grows with each new year. I love being your wife and I look forward to our future.
As a man, you are outstanding. As a husband, you are everything I could have dreamed of and more. All my love on your special day!
May this birthday remind you of all the love we’ve shared all down the years. You mean so much to me. Giving you an extra hug today.
Once upon a time, I dreamt of a prince. Luckily, I found you instead, my love. Happy birthday to the man who shows me that I do not need a prince to be happy.
Happy birthday cards Wording Examples For Wife
The perfect complement to a beautiful birthday card, is a romantic birthday wish to go along with it. We know you make your wife feel special on a day-to-day basis, but her birthday is the time to bring out the extra special. Keep these words romantic, darling and full of love when wishing her a happiest of birthdays.
- To a wonderful woman and a loving wife, the light of my house may this day and all the days the rest of her life be showered by blessings from God. May all your wishes and desires be full filled this day and the days to come? May you always love, charming and adorable throughout your life as you always are?
To my dearest darling wishing you a very happy birthday.
To the jewel of my house I wish you a very happy birthday.
To the loving mother of my children wish you a very happy birthday.
Happy Birthday, love! Your party is going to be wildly fun tonight. It will be the best party you have had yet!
To the queen of my heart here`s wishing you a very happy birthday.
To the woman who made a man out of a boy, wish you a very happy birthday.
You always are a wonderful guide, you are my best friend but more than that you are a wonderful wife! Thanks for everything you are in my life! Happy birthday, dear!
You are a fantastic mother, caring woman, loving daughter, beautiful and sexy wife, and a wonderful person. May you always remain like this and God showers you with all the blessings of health, wealth and prosperity.
You are charming, adorable, sexy, loving, you are my everything. Stay blessed and keep smiling. Happy birthday darling!
You make me happy in every sense, thanks for coming in my life! Happy Birthday honey!
You taught me the true value of love in life. I am so lucky to have a wife like you. Happy birthday, dear!
Happy birthday cards Wording Examples For Boyfriend
Getting boyfriend birthday wishes right doesn’t have to be hard. Whether he is the type of guy to appreciate a sappy birthday greeting or one that will leave him laughing, these are sure to help.
- Your smile, love, and laugh make me live my life more happily. Thanks for all the support you gave me in my life. Happy Birthday to my superhero.
- You are like the sun which have unlimited happiness, love, strength, inspiration and smile. Happy Birthday to my sweet and charming SUN! 🙂
- As a second passes my love for you also raises, so, let’s celebrate the special day where love gets even stronger like you my love! Happy Birthday lovely Boyfriend!
- You are a special person for me. So, you are going to receive a special place in my heart and special wishes for Birthday as a boyfriend. Happy Birthday
- Let our Deep love give us so much warmth that cold and lonely passes easily. I am always for you and you are always for me. Happy Birthday! Stay Blessed!
- Your Arms are like my home, where I get the peace and strength to live. Happy Birthday to the person who is full of comforts.
- I am making your Birthday sweeter by coating me on it. For the world, you may be 1 man but for me you my world. Happy Birthday wishes boyfriend!!
Happy Birthday Wording Examples For Girlfriend
Chocolates, flowers and gifts do the trick, but when paired with sweet words that make her smile well, nothing can top that. Make your girlfriend’s day full of love with these romantic ideas for saying, “Happy birthday to you.”
- Happy birthday! I love your eyes. I love your smile. I love your neck. I love your hands. I love your nose. I love…everything about you. You’re why I have so much love in my heart.
- Happy Birthday! Your special day is joyously, incredible, awesomely and wonderfully special to me because you’re joyously, incredibly, awesomely and wonderfully THE most special person in my life
- Every time when I see you, I fall in love with you all over again. Happy birthday to my wonderful girlfriend!
- Today is your day, so light up the candles and make the greatest wish! I believe that together we will make it come true!
- Congratulations to the love of my life, I hope the very best wishes for you on your big day! From the man who loves you.
Happy Birthday Cards Wording Examples For Boss
After you’ve decorated the office with must-have birthday decorations like balloons and streamers, you must include a well-worded birthday wish for your boss.
- Your sincerity inspires us, your hard work motivates us. You set a great example for all of us. Happy Birthday boss!
- With a leader like you, tasks and projects are so much fun to work on. I wish you a very Happy Birthday.
- On this special day, I would like you to know that you have imbibed in me the zeal to perform and the ethics to upgrade my human qualities. You’ve made the workplace a potpourri of values… Happy Birthday!
- You bring out the best in us. We’re so lucky to have a boss as wonderful as you. Here’s wishing you a day that’s as special as you are.
- Another year of success has passed, but the hunger to achieve more is still the same. I am proud to have a boss like you. Wishing you a very happy birthday. We can’t wait to celebrate.
Happy Birthday Cards Wording For Milestone Birthdays
Milestone birthdays are those that mark a big birthday year and after the 1st 18thand 21st it seems that these milestone birthdays are marked by round numbers. And don’t get us wrong, round numbered birthdays deserve some extra celebration and some even better birthday wishes. Below are some of our favorites that are sure to do the trick for milestone birthdays.
1stbirthday wishes Examples:
- Happy first birthday. I know you may be too young to remember this day but I want you know how much you are loved.
- Turning one year old is AWESOME! You get to smash cake all over the place, spit it back out on your Mom, and if anyone gets mad at you just cry a lot and they’ll forgive you. Have a Happy Birthday, kiddo!
- You’re a whole year old! It’s time to waddle your way into those terrible twos. Have fun! Happy Birthday, you little rascal!
21stbirthday wishes Examples:
- What is the first thing that a person does on their 21st birthday? Exactly! Stop reading this card and go get yourself an alcoholic beverage. Happy Birthday!
- I remember my 21st birthday party! Wait, no I don’t. You’ll soon find out why. Cheers to you and Happy Birthday!
- Turning 21 is barrels of fun! Here’s to a great night and a fantastic birthday.
30thbirthday wishes Examples:
- When you were twenty, you felt like growing up and becoming thirty. When you will be forty, you will wish you could go back to being thirty. So to conclude, being thirty is just perfect. Happy birthday.
- Congratulations for turning thirty. From here on, life is less about knowing how old you are and more about believing how young you feel. Happy birthday.
- Life is too short to be lived counting the years. Just enjoy the ride and make awesome memories. Happy birthday.
50thbirthday wishes Examples:
- Happy Birthday to a guy/gal who’s nifty at fifty
- Happy 20th Anniversary of your 30th Birthday
- We call it 50. The Spanish call it cincuenta. The Germans call it funfzig. In whatever language, it’s a birthday worth celebrating!
- Happy 50th Birthday! Wishing you a wonderful day and a fabulous year being fifty.
Just remember to let your relationship to the birthday boy or girl guide the way you write your happy birthday wishes. So, now that you’ve got all our wonderful tips and tricks, pick up the pen and start drafting your personal message. Good luck and don’t forget the ‘Happy birthday!”
If you’re not only writing a birthday card but planning the birthday party too you can find some extra inspiration with our birthday party themes for boys and also our fun sweet sixteen birthday party ideas! These should help ease your party planning duties, save you stress and remind you to have fun.