18 Ideas of Write in a Birthday Card

18 Ideas of Write in a Birthday Card

Birthday cards are the most common sort of card that we receive. Sometimes they are also the hardest to write. This is especially the case when we're writing a card for someone we don't know well. Here are some suggestions of what you can write in a birthday card to make it that more special.

Something short, sharp and shiny:

  • I hope that you have a great day full of blessings.
  • Wishing you a fun day.
  • May your day be full of joy.
  • Let the coming year be one of health and happiness. 

Something sentimental:

  • I hope that today is as special as you are.
  • May today you be shown how much you are loved.
  • Thank you for being you.
  • I love celebrating this special day with one of my favourite people.

Something more personal:

  • Your friendship means the world to me.
  • Thank you for all that you do. 
  • I can't imagine life without you.
  • Thank you for making the world a brighter place.

Something inspirational:

  • "Today you have added another candle of knowledge and wisdom to your life. May it give you the power to enlighten the whole world. On your birthday, I wish you joy and happiness." Debasish Mridha
  •  "There are two attitudes you can have when it comes to your birthday: 1. be thankful you have lived another year. or, 2. complain about being a year older." Catherine Pulsifer.
  • "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." William Shakespeare

Something funny:

  • "Today is the oldest you have been, and the youngest you will ever be. Make the most of it!" Nicky Gumbel.
  • "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.'" Jerry Seinfeld.
  • "Just remember, once you're over the hill, you begin to pick up speed." Charles Schulz

What are some of the things you like to write in your greeting cards?

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