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General Birthday Message Examples

Dear Mark,
Happy Birthday! It’s hard to believe you’ve reached ___ years! How did that happen? I hope you enjoy a lot of cake, presents, and a wonderful birthday.
Best wishes,
Hi Helene,
Old age is a lot like underwear… sometimes it just creeps up on you!
Happy Birthday!
Dear Douglas,
Just wanted to write and wish you a year of happiness, joy, and blessings.
Happy Birthday!
Dear Kaiti,
Your birthday proves you successfully completed the 365-day trip around the sun! Wishing you another great trip.
Happy Birthday!
Dear Ben,
Happy Birthday! I hope your birthday is the beginning of another great year full of happiness.
Have a wonderful day!
Dear Michelle,
Hoping that you can have your cake and eat it too! Enjoy your special day.
Best Regards,
Dear Brandon,
May your day be filled with laughter, sunshine, and lots of love.
Enjoy your birthday!
Hi Steven,
Count your many blessings
When counting candles on your cake.
And let each single candle
Be new memories to make!    DMD
Happy B-Day!
Dear Don,
Just a quick note to wish you a happy birthday. Have a great day with family and friends.
Dear Shelly,
May your day be filled with laughter, sunshine, and lots of love.  Have a great birthday!
God Bless,
Dear Joel,
Enjoy a day of celebration,
With family and your friends.
Have a most fantastic birthday,
Filled with joy that never ends.
With love,
Dear Ben,
Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Count your age by friends, not years.
Happy Birthday, my friend,
Thanks to (DMD) Donald Martin Dieleman for his poem contributions!






Humorous Birthday Message Examples


Dear John,
It’s a proven fact that birthdays are very good for you: Statistics clearly show that people who have the most, live the longest!
Have plenty more!
Happy Birthday Dawn,
It can be hard to understand
That the older that we get,
Results in fewer and fewer people
Who are older than us yet!   DMD

Have a great day,
I'm gone, * Poof! *
Dear Andy,
You’re not getting older, you’re getting closer to receiving a lot of mail from AARP!
Stay young my friend,
Dear Steffi,
Forget about the past, you can’t change it.
Forget about the future, you can’t predict it.
Forget about the present, you won’t get one.
Have a Happy Birthday anyhow.

Yours ‘til the chocolate chips,
Dear Roger,
You’re not 50, you’re 21 with 29 years of experience! (Change as needed)   Enjoy your youth and have a Happy Birthday!
Shine on,
Dear Art,
You know you are getting old when the candles cost more than the cake.
Later alligator,


Dear Hurdie,
We can look at our baby pictures
Just cute as cute can be.
So will we laugh or cry at the mirror,
When that person's looking at me?    DMD
Have a cute Birthday!
Dear Roger,
You’re not 50, you’re 21 with 29 years of experience! (Change as needed)   Enjoy your youth and have a Happy Birthday!
Shine on,
Dear Andy,
You've had many birthdays,
Too many for me to mention,
But you’ll need a couple more
Before you draw your pension.
Happy Birthday!
Dear Teresa,
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age!
Have a Happy Birthday!
Onward and upward,
Dear Randy,
Sometimes when we gather with friends,
Organ music soon begins.
Now what this means, I was told,
Is that all of us are getting old!
Happy Birthday My friend,    DMD
Dear Carter,
Growing old is like being consistently penalized for a crime you didn’t commit!
Enjoy time served for good behavior and have a Happy Birthday,
Dear Jack,
As Jack Benny once said, “Age is strictly a case of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.”
Never mind, have a Happy Birthday!
Happy Birthday, Elke,
“It's not good to grow old, but it’s nice to ripen!"
With a wink and a smile,
Thanks to (DMD) Donald Martin Dieleman for his poem contributions!



Love Birthday Message Examples


Dear Claude,
It is always a special treat,
To say Happy Birthday to someone so sweet.
Happy Birthday, Sweetie!
Dear Hannah,
It’s so special that I can spend this special day with my favorite person.
Yours truly!
Falling in love with you was really easy. Staying in love with you is even easier.
Happy Birthday, My Love,
My Dearest Justin,
When we're together or when we're apart, you're there in my thoughts and safe in my heart.
Happy Birthday with love always,
My Lovely Raquel,
I feel so blessed sharing my life with someone as wonderful as you.
Have a wonderful birthday,
My Darling Nate,
You are my sunshine, you make me happy!
Happy Birthday with all my love,
To my love,
I love you and want you to know how lucky I am to have you in my life, especially today on your birthday!
Yours forever,
My beautiful Becky,
You bring me hope and love. I hope you have a great birthday and I love you.
Your loving husband

Milestone (16, 21, 30, 40, 50, etc.) Birthday Message Examples


Happy Birthday Kelly,
Your mom and I have watched you grow,
For 16 years you’ve thrived.
But now we face the ultimate test
Because you can legally drive!
Mom & Dad
Dear Jessica,
Have an awesome and sweet 16th birthday. Enjoy the special day.
Sending sweetness!
Dear Michael,
Congratulations on turning 21. I have two words for you: be careful!
Enjoy your special day,
Dear Stanley,
Congratulations on turning 21. Now you’re legal for just about everything except running for president.
And that’s a good thing!
Happy Birthday,
Dear Ryan,
It's nice when you turn 60.
You can look for senior deals:
Free coffee here, free doughnuts there,
Apply for meals on wheels!    DMD
Have a great 60th!
Hi Richard,
There’s one really weird thing about turning thirty: you start acting like your parents!
Now go brush your teeth, put on clean underwear, and have a Happy Birthday!
Dear Rita,
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age! Have a happy 30th , or was it your 29th?
Peace, Love and Rock 'n Roll,
Dear Patricia,
At twenty, we don't care what the world thinks of us. At thirty, we worry about what it’s thinking of us. And at forty, we discover that it wasn't thinking of us at all!
I’m thinking about you however!
Happy 40th,
Dear Frank,
Forty isn’t very old if you’re a tree.
(I hope that helped.)
Happy Birthday,
Dear Nancy,
The best years of a woman’s life are the ten long years between 39 and 40!
Enjoy the newly found decade,
Dear Rose,
You’re not 50, you’re 49.95 including tax! Happy big important Birthday!
Dear Donald,
You know you’re fifty when the AARP mail starts, and your chiropractor sends you birthday cards!
Have a wonderful 50th!
Dear Graham,
Your ___th birthday should be a time to reflect on what’s important to you, to remember family and old friends, where you’ve been, where you left your glasses…
Have a wonderful ___th birthday!
Dear Carolyn,
You inspire everyone with your energy, sense of humor, wisdom, and grace.
Happy ___th Birthday
Dear Evelyn,
Due to your milestone ___th birthday, Congress recently mandated that you should have a happy one. Unfortunately, due to our trillions in debt, no funds could be appropriated for that purpose.
Have a wonderful ___th birthday anyhow!
Dear Sharon,
Have a very happy ___th birthday.




Belated Birthday Message Examples


Dear Harry,
I never forget your birthday. It's usually the day after someone reminds me about it.
Best wishes for your birthday afterwards,
Dear Gunter,
How do you expect me to remember your birthday when you never look any older?
Happy late birthday—sorry I missed it!
Greetings Martin,
Sorry I missed your birthday. You’ve had so many I lost track!
Happy Birthday. Hope it was an especially good one!
Dear Andrea,
2, 4, 6, 8! This birthday card is very late!
Birthday Cheers!
Dear Amanda,
I'm so glad you had your Birthday
And you didn't wait for me.
It wasn't that I missed it,
It's just a little late, you see?
Happy Belated Birthday!    DMD
Dear Janie,
Better late than never, right?
Hope your birthday was the happiest ever!
Hello Jerry,
Sorry I forgot the most important day of the year: Your Birthday!
Best Wishes,
Dear Robbie,
I decided to take the corporate approach to your birthday:
Act late and apologize later!
Happy Birthday!
Confidently yours,
Dear Dawson,
OIMYBSTIL  [Oops I missed your birthday. Sorry this is late.]
HB  [Happy Birthday!]
Dear Quinn,
Houston we have a problem! I spaced out and missed your birthday.
I hope it was out of this world. Happy Birthday!
Live long and prosper,
Dear Cynthia,
Since you’re so much fun, I assume that your birthday party is still going and I am not late? Save some cake for me!
Happy Birthday!
Dear Betsy,
Happy Belated Birthday,
I remember lots of things
From the day when we first met,
But apparently your birthday
Is the one thing I forget!
Thanks to (DMD) Donald Martin Dieleman for his poem contributions!


Inspirational and Christian Birthday Message Examples


Dear Sherrie,
Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Count your age by friends, not years.
Happy Birthday!
Dear Bev,
I always thank God on your behalf, for the grace of God given you by Jesus Christ. I Cor 1:4
Blessings and Happy Birthday!
Happy Birthday Caroline!
May this day bring you blessings and all things to make you smile.
God bless,
Dear Christina,
I am very very happy
On this, your special day,
Knowing that the Lord is with you
And will guide you all the way!    DMD
Happy Birthday!
Dear Andrea,
Your best years are still ahead of you. Now go forth and multiply!
Have a Happy Birthday!
Happy Birthday Ted!
This is the day which the LORD has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it. Psalms 118:24
Peacefully yours,
Dear Adam,
"And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years."
Happy Birthday from Abe Lincoln and your friend,
Dear Sally,
To me, old age is 15 years older than I am. So you see, you are safely young also!
Blessings to you,
Hi Walter,
For from his fullness we have all received, grace upon grace. John 1:16 (ESV)
Wishing you a blessed and Happy Birthday!
Dear Carl,
May God bless you with his perfect love and peace.
You’re in my prayers on your birthday!
Dear Judi,
C. S. Lewis said, “You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.”
Go forth and dream on your birthday!
Dear Robin,
Those years behind us are special.
They show us where we can improve.
May this year be a prime example
Of what God is doing with you!    DMD
Have a Happy Birthday!
May blessings & smiles be yours,
Troy & Cathy
Thanks to (DMD) Donald Martin Dieleman for his poem contributions!
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