Birthday Quotes (52) Spiritual Sayings

Summary: Definition of an Birthday. A birthday is a day when a person celebrates the anniversary of his or her birth. Birthdays are celebrated in numerous cultures, often with a gift, party, or rite of passage. The celebration of a birthday usually is thought to mark how old a person is, traditionally stopping when death occurs and only stating that if still alive, they would have been (number of years) old. Many religions celebrate the birth of their founders with special holidays (e.g., Buddha's Birthday, Christmas).


God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well. 
~ Voltaire 

Every year on your birthday, you get a chance to start new. 
~ Sammy Hagar 

All the world is birthday cake, so take a piece, but not too much. 
~ George Harrison 

How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are? 
~ Satchel Paige 

I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity. 
~ Eleanor Roosevelt 

The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate. 
~ Oprah Winfrey 

The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance. 
~ Brian Tracy 

My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me. 
~ Jim Valvano 

A gift consists not in what is done or given, but in the intention of the giver or doer. 
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca 

I remember when the candle shop burned down. Everyone stood around singing 'Happy Birthday.' 
~ Steven Wright 

A friend never defends a husband who gets his wife an electric skillet for her birthday. 
~ Erma Bombeck 

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 

For my birthday I got a humidifier and a de-humidifier... I put them in the same room and let them fight it out. 
~ Steven Wright 

Presents don't really mean much to me. I don't want to sound mawkish, but - it was the realization that I have a great many people in my life who really love me, and who I really love. 
~ Gabriel Byrne 

Thirty was so strange for me. I've really had to come to terms with the fact that I am now a walking and talking adult. 
~ C. S. Lewis 

There are three hundred and sixty-four days when you might get un-birthday presents, and only one for birthday presents, you know. 
~ Lewis Carroll 

It was on my fifth birthday that Papa put his hand on my shoulder and said, 'Remember, my son, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm.' 
~ Sam Levenson 

The return of my birthday, if I remember it, fills me with thoughts which it seems to be the general care of humanity to escape. 
~ Samuel Johnson 

About astrology and palmistry: they are good because they make people vivid and full of possibilities. They are communism at its best. Everybody has a birthday and almost everybody has a palm. 
~ Kurt Vonnegut 

I wanted to buy a candle holder, but the store didn't have one. So I got a cake. 
~ Mitch Hedberg 

A gift, with a kind countenance, is a double present. 
~ Thomas Fuller 

Let us celebrate the occasion with wine and sweet words. 
~ Plautus 

You know you're getting old when the candles cost more than the cake. 
~ Bob Hope 

To me - old age is always ten years older than I am. 
~ John Burroughs 

If you look over the years, the styles have changed - the clothes, the hair, the production, the approach to the songs. The icing to the cake has changed flavors. But if you really look at the cake itself, it's really the same. 
~ John Oates 

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. 
~ Lauren Hutton 

Love the giver more than the gift. 
~ Brigham Young 

Our birthdays are feathers in the broad wing of time. 
~ Jean Paul 

Be happy in the moment, that's enough. Each moment is all we need, not more.
~ Mother Teresa

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.
~ C. S. Lewis

In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
~ Abraham Lincoln

Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
~ Mark Twain

May the moments of today become fond memories for tomorrow. Happy Birthday
~ Rob Jackson

There are two great days in a person's life - the day we are born and the day we discover why.
~ William Barclay

Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional.
~ Chili Davis

A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.
~ John Barrymore

Every age can be enchanting, provided you live within it.
~ Brigitte Bardot

A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
~ Robert Frost

May today be a happy memory, tomorrow a bright new promise. Happy Birthday
~ Rob Jackson

The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
~ Oprah Winfrey

Live your life with arms wide open. Today is where your book begins. The rest is still unwritten.
~ Natasha Bedingfield

To me, fair friend, you never can be old, For as you were when first your eye I ey'd, Such seems your beauty still.
~ William Shakespeare

Live for something rather than die for nothing.
~ George S. Patton

Anybody can have a birthday. It requires nothing. Murderers have birthdays. It's the opposite of anything that I believe in. And I don't like at work where you stop everything to sing 'Happy Birthday' to someone. I feel like that's for children.
~ Mindy Kaling

Citizens, thank you for all your birthday wishes. I am 88 years old today and still lucky to live in the greatest city in the world.
~ Ed Koch

All I want for my birthday is another birthday.
~ Ian Dury

The worst part about celebrating another birthday is the shock that you're only as well as you are.
~ Anne Lamott

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