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We have text and messages that you will surely love. You are my perfect example of strength and love, and I aspire to be the same type of dad to my kids that.

Sending birthday greetings has become a necessary tradition these days. Have you found it difficult to draft a happy birthday wish SMS and got stuck along the way? There are cases when you are at a loss for words to say, and some samples of birthday texts can come to your aid.

A genuine birthday wish will surely make anyone's day. This year, say 'Happy Birthday!' with a few words that no one will forget.

  • Count your life by smiles, not tears. Count your age by friends, not years. Happy birthday!
  • Happy birthday! I hope all your birthday wishes and dreams come true.
  • A wish for you on your birthday, whatever you ask may you receive, whatever you seek may you find, whatever you wish may it be fulfilled on your birthday and always. Happy birthday!
  • Another adventure filled year awaits you. Welcome it by celebrating your birthday with pomp and splendor. Wishing you a very happy and fun-filled birthday!
  • May the joy that you have spread in the past come back to you on this day. Wishing you a very happy birthday!
  • Happy birthday! Your life is just about to pick up speed and blast off into the stratosphere. Wear a seat belt and be sure to enjoy the journey. Happy birthday!
  • This birthday, I wish you abundant happiness and love. May all your dreams turn into reality and may lady luck visit your home today. Happy birthday to one of the sweetest people I've ever known.
  • May you be gifted with life's biggest joys and never-ending bliss. After all, you yourself are a gift to earth, so you deserve the best. Happy birthday.
  • Count not the candles the lights they give. Count not the years, but the life you live. Wishing you a wonderful time ahead. Happy birthday.
  • Forget the past; look forward to the future, for the best things are yet to come.
  • Birthdays are a new start, a fresh beginning and a time to pursue new endeavors with new goals. Move forward with confidence and courage. You are a very special person. May today and all of your days be amazing!
  • Your birthday is the first day of another 365-day journey. Be the shining thread in the beautiful tapestry of the world to make this year the best ever. Enjoy the ride.
  • Be happy! Today is the day you were brought into this world to be a blessing and inspiration to the people around you! You are a wonderful person! May you be given more birthdays to fulfill all of your dreams!
  • Best friends make life bearable. You always know that there will be someone to watch your back when you plan to get into some form of mischief. As you add one more year, I wish you all the happiness that this life can bring your way.
  • You understand everything that happens to me. Our friendship makes a lot of people envy. We have known each other since we were young. I have seen you celebrate many birthdays but this is a special one because it marks a major milestone in our friendship. I wish you love and happiness my dearest friend.
  • My girlfriend deserves the best. As you celebrate your birthday, I wish you all the best. I know you are getting a little wiser and even more caring. Have a happy one my darling friend.
  • Birthdays are a reminder of how much we have grown over the years. I know that you were born to be special which is why you continue to be the greatest friend anyone can wish for. I wish you more love and grace as you turn a year older today.
  • You are one in a million. A friend to be treasured and kept for life. As you celebrate your birthday, I thank the universe for allowing you to be born. You are a blessing to humanity.

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Happy, happy, happy birthday wishes for my Dad!

This is for you, Dad! When I'm bad, you love me. When I'm good, you love me. No matter what I do, you love me. I'm so lucky to have a father who loves me unconditionally. Dad, you're one in a million. No, one in a trillion. You're one of a kind. The best kind. Happy birthday to the best father anywhere. Hope you liked these loving birthday wishes. Here's to the most incredible Dad!

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Happy, happy, happy birthday memes for everyone! 

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Happy, happy, happy birthday to my friend!
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Happy, happy, happy birthday wishes for my Mom! 
Happy birthday, Mom! Here's a special birthday poem for you... Even when I'm hanging by a thread. And I don't want to let go at all. I can still release my grip to fate. Because I know you will catch my fall. Even when I'm walking on thin ice. And there's simply nowhere to run. You take me to kinder, higher ground. Where brave souls and wild hearts are one. Even when I need to stand my ground. And I only have one leg to stand on. I lean on you for strength and faith. Braving the struggle until it's gone. Even when my cup has runneth over. And I cannot take another drop. You gladly give me your own glass. Infused with love and filled to the top. Happy birthday, Mom! Hope you enjoyed this poem. You're an amazing mom. I love you.

Video birthday message

Happy, happy, happy birthday to my best friend!
You're my very best friend for life, forever.
Everything we do, we do together...from sunrise to sunset.
And everywhere in between! 
May we always be friends. 
Happy, happy, happy birthday to my best friend. You make everything in life better.

Video birthday message

Happy, happy, happy birthday to my son! 
I wish you saw what I can see. I see a heart so full of love. I see eyes so hopeful and wise. And I know what you're made of. I wish you saw what I can see. I see promise a mile long. I see unvisited, distant strength. And I know in you travels a song. I wish you saw what I can see. I see it's not yet real for you. But I see what I see as your fate. And I know one day you'll see it too. 

Happy birthday, my son. 
I know who you are...and you're amazing!

Video birthday message

Happy, happy, happy birthday to my darling daughter!

Here's a beautiful poem just for you...
You live for the chase, Keen to run all day long. Free from the thought of rest. You know you can do no wrong. You savor each step of the way. Bending to each twist and turn. Your head's deep in the game. You can feel your spirit burn. Even close to the finish line. Still fierce enough to win the race. Your heart's set on running. You live for the chase.

Happy birthday, sweet angel! Hope you loved your poem! Keep chasing your bliss!

Video birthday message

Happy, happy, happy birthday to my love!

This special birthday poem is for you...
It was a spark at first, A glow I couldn't see. It flickered in my heart. This crazy love in me. It soon became a fire. A fierce flame so carefree. Scorching my deep heartache. This crazy love in me. Now a blaze of sunshine. A beam of warmth so true. A slow, searing, kind burn. This crazy love is you.

Happy birthday, sweetheart! Hope you loved this poem, as much as I love you. And that's with all the fire in my heart.

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What's the difference between wishes, quotes, poems and toasts?
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  • Birthday wishes: The birthday wishes you see in cards or eCards.
  • Birthday quotes: Quotes by famous people that can be used as birthday messages.
  • Birthday poems are usually rhymes (and are longer than birthday wishes).
  • Birthday toasts are short remarks you can use to toast someone on their birthday.

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Are the overused, unoriginal birthday messages you see all over the web here? Absolutely not. For your loved ones, find more than 6,000 unique, beautifully written birthday wishes, quotes, poems and toasts.

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Birthday Wishes

For me, your birthday is not the only time to celebrate you. If I had my way, every day would be a celebration in your honor. And what a great celebration it would be. Happy birthday!

Life is short...and birthdays are even shorter. Blow out your candles and eat as much birthday cake as you want. Plus, don't wait until you get home to open your gifts — open them right now.  Have a truly special day. 

Things change but you've managed to stay the same all these years. You're still the same wonderful person you've always been. Happy birthday!

Message Guy Tip #1:
When you should choose birthday wishes

For your birthday, I've been thinking about getting you something that will just knock your socks off. Of course, it doesn't cost me anything to think. So accept this thoughtful message as my gift. Happy birthday!

A bright, warm friend like you is like a ray of sunshine after a stormy day, month or year. Happy birthday.

Happy birthday. Don't just make one wish. Make as many wishes as you want and I will try to make every one of them come true. That's what you mean to me.


Look at the birthday quotes below...

Birthday Quotes

This is how we should all look at getting older...

"Old age, believe me, is a good and pleasant thing. It is true you are gently shouldered off the stage, but then you are given such a comfortable front stall as spectator."

~ Confucius

Enjoy the view. You've earned it! Happy birthday!

You are my single best friend in the world...

"A single rose can be my garden... a single friend, my world."

~ Leo Buscaglia

Happy birthday, my dearest friend!

These are words to celebrate your birthday by...

"Pick the day. Enjoy it — to the hilt. Take the day as it comes, people as they come. The past, I think, has helped me appreciate the present — and I don't want to spoil any of it by fretting about the future."

~ Audrey Hepburn

In other words, enjoy your special day — it only comes once a year. Happy birthday!

Message Guy Tip #2:
When you should select birthday quotes

Here's how to have a truly happy birthday...

"The best way to pay for a lovely moment is to enjoy it."

~ Richard Bach

Enjoy your special day, as if you were the king of the world.

Wherever you go on your birthday, be happy, don't worry!

"From there to here, and here to there, funny things are everywhere."

~ Dr. Seuss

Find joy wherever you can. Happy birthday!

As you grow older, remember these words...

"To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funny bone."

~ Reba McEntire

I'm sure you'll be a great success your whole life. Happy birthday!

Message Guy Tip #3:
Why you should add a personal note to quotes

There's no such thing as age...

"There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age."

~ Sophia Loren

Happy birthday! Enjoy your very own fountain of youth.

Age is a state of mind.

"You can't help getting older, but you don't have to get old."

 ~ George Burns

Happy birthday! May you never "get old" in spirit.

Here's the secret to staying young.

"The trick is growing up without growing old."

~ Casey Stengel

May you grow up to be young.


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Birthday Poems

By Message Guy

Getting older is not so bad,
Nor is a wrinkle or two,
Slowing down is relaxing,
Nothing's wrong with you.

You look simply amazing,
Nobody can call you gruff,
You're a hero to us all,
You have the right stuff.

Today is your special day,
It just came out of the blue,
May you always be so blessed,
A very happy birthday to you.

By Message Guy

Let's get out the balloons,
Let's bring out the cake,
Let's blow out the candles,
Let's really celebrate.

You deserve to be happy,
You have it coming your way,
You deserve to be loved,
Since it's your special day.

Happy birthday!

Message Guy Tip #4:
When you should pick birthday poems


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Birthday Toasts

If our journey through life is more important than our ultimate destination, I'm glad I had the chance to take to the road with you and see the sights. Happy birthday to the best traveler this world has ever known.

I would like to paraphrase what John Barrymore, a great actor of stage and screen, once said, "Joy frequently comes to you through a door you long forgot you ever left open." You have left so many doors open — so much so you should have never-ending moments of joy day after day. May today bring you the most joy. Happy birthday.

For your toast, I thought I'd do a nice rhyme. Yet when I sat down to write it, I ran out of time.  So I thought I'd quit and just wish you "Happy Birthday." But I could not keep my guilt at bay. I tried again and these very words broke through: "You're finer than the finest this world has to offer. Here's to you."

There are so many ways, in so many languages, to say what you've taught me about love. But the French say it best: "Aimer, ce n'est pas se regarder l'un l'autre, c'est regarder ensemble dans la même direction." (which means "Love doesn't mean gazing at each other, but looking, together, in the same direction." ) So I must love you in the truest sense. Happy birthday!

Here's to a person who can inspire anyone to believe in themselves, love themselves and, ultimately, change their life for the better...all with a good ear, true words of wisdom and a heart of gold. That person is my best friend and my hero. You. Happy birthday!

Wherever you go, you always come bearing gifts. You give hope. You give strength. You give love. You are one of a kind...truly a gift. On behalf of everyone here, I would like to raise my glass and offer a toast: Thank you for your guidance, your wisdom and your love. Happy birthday! 


Message Guy Tip #5:
When you should pick toasts over speeches

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Choosing birthday wishes over quotes or poems comes down to one reason. And it's a very good reason to go this route. What is it?
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Birthday wishes are more personal. With them, you can really express yourself with the right kind of birthday messages.

Sure, you can be personal with a quote or poem but they don't have the warm, distinctively personal flavor of a birthday wish.

My birthday wishes are just the right birthday messages to put in your cards, eCards and texts for loved ones...when you want to say "Happy Birthday" perfectly and show you're thinking about them on their special day.

There's no better way to show how much you care about family and friends than with original birthday messages that expresses your love (or like a lot) for them — and makes them feel special. ◄ Read less

Choosing birthday quotes over wishes or poems is something to consider when you find yourself in a certain situation. This situation pretty much is solved when you go the quote route. What is this situation? Read more ►

The best time to write a birthday quote in a card, eCard or text is when you want to make a big statement with the birthday messages you send to your loved ones.

In other words, you want to share your opinion about not only the birthday boy or girl, but also the birthday itself.

Major milestones, like someone's 40th, 50th, 90th or 100th birthday, call for a quote, because turning these ages requires something philosophical (something only a famous writer can deliver through a well-written, time-tested quote).
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You ABSOLUTELY NEED to add personal birthday wishes before and after famous birthday quotes! Why? Put simply: a quote without a birthday wish is like a hamburger without a bun. Put not as simply... Read more ►

The reason is simple: you need to make a birthday quote, written by someone who doesn't really know the birthday boy or girl, more personal.

You shouldn't just plunk a famous birthday quote into a card, eCard or text without adding a personal birthday wish (your personal greetings) before or after it.

The best thing to do is put the quote in sharing your thoughts about it and letting the recipient know how this message applies to him or her.

To see what I mean, glance at the personal birthday messages I added before and after the famous birthday quotes (in italics and quotation marks) in this Birthday Quote section.
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Why should you use birthday poems over wishes or quotes? Sometimes, a poem is a better way to go when you have a certain tone in mind. What is this tone? Read more ►

When you want a more lyrical tone for your birthday greeting, the poem is the right way to go.

There's nothing more lyrical than a poem. Sure, songs are also lyrical but they're really just poems set to music.

Because poems are so lyrical, you can almost hear music playing in the back of your mind when you read them. Like music, they almost speak to your very soul. That's what makes them such great birthday messages.

So when you really want to get personal in a very approachable way, go for birthday poems. Who can resist them? Probably nobody.

Most of all, birthday poems are the perfect birthday messages for your cards, eCards and texts — when you think a simple birthday wish is not enough.

For many birthday girls and boys, a birthday poem is a gift in itself, something to cherish for years and years. Besides, who can resist a poem dedicated to them? Nobody I know.

In the "Birthday Poems" section on this site, choose from hundreds of poems to find the one that's just right for you and your loved ones.
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There's a very good time to choose short and sweet birthday toasts over long and deeper ones. When?
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The best time to use a short and sweet birthday toast (eight words or less) is when you are one of the many guests (say, more than four people) toasting the birthday boy or girl.

When there are less than four people giving a toast (and nobody expects you to do a speech), use a birthday toast with at least 20 words.

It will be more meaningful for family or friends celebrating their birthday. Plus, they will appreciate the effort.

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Birthday Text Messages

The benefit of sending people text message birthday wishes is convenience. The challenge is figuring out what to type so it's worth sending. To really make your text message stand out, use the examples below. Weigh your options which include everything from funny to inspirational.

Funny Birthday Text Messages

Funny messages are popular for people's birthday. Just because it's a text message doesn't mean you have to say something serious. Lighten and brighten the mood with one of these texts.
  • Text me back when you wake up, because I hope you are having the birthday of your dreams.
  • Something important happened on this day in history. Can you think of anything?
  • If you were a video game, you'd be Pac-Man, a widely-loved classic.
  • There's no way to procrastinate any longer. You have to have your birthday today.
  • Let this text message serve as proof I did not forget your birthday.
  • Text messages are free on your birthday right?
  • It's 'the thought that counts,' and my text message proves I had the thought.
  • Here's a special birthday safety tip for you. Don't text and drive.
  • Just think how much of a piece of crap your phone would be if it was as old as you are today.
  • My phone would like to wish you a happy birthday. I had to help it type this message.
  • Since your eyes are usually glued to your phone anyway, I figure this is the best way to wish you a happy birthday.
  • Now that you are as old as you are, I think it's perfectly appropriate to send you a happy birthday test message instead of a card.
  • I hope you have an unlimited texts plan today. I'm guessing you'll have a lot of texts wishing you a happy birthday!
  • If you don't feel old today, just compare your age to your phone's age. What version are you now? The updated version of you was just released.
  • The drawback to a birthday text message is there's nowhere to put the cash I was going to give you for your birthday. I guess technological advances do have some drawbacks.
  • I was going to send you a joke via text message for your birthday. Then, I realized you aren't old enough for it yet. Maybe next year.
  • No matter how old you get, you'll always be older/younger than me.
  • Since I want your birthday to last much longer than just one day, I'm wishing you a joyful birthday.
  • Who gave you permission to get older today without me?
  • It's amazing I can say happy birthday by text message now. Remember when your only options were Morse code or carrier pigeon?
  • I hope you are happy! It's about time! Go right ahead! Have a happy birthday!
  • Your doctor has good news and bad new for you today. The good news is you are still alive. The bad news is you are getting older.
  • Call me lazy if you want, but I think there's no better way to wish someone a happy birthday than by text message.

Sincere Birthday Texts

These messages are great for sending to a friend or family member you like. With these shorter messages, you can say happy birthday in a clever way in no time.
  • Happy Birthday to one of my favorite people programmed in my phone!
  • I have a birthday hug waiting for the next time I see you.
  • One of my friends is older today, but I am o.k. with it.
  • I didn't forget my best friend on his/her birthday.
  • I got an awesome present on your birthday. I got a great friend.
  • Consider yourself warned. I'll make sure you have a great birthday.
  • My friends get birthday cards, but my best friends get text messages.
  • Today is a special day.
  • You are the type of person I take time out of my day to wish a happy birthday with a text message. I hope you feel special.
  • The world became a better place when you were born.
  • You should have a great day today!
  • You deserve much more. For now, I'm just sending you this happy birthday text.
  • I hope you are just as happy as I am you were born!
  • Today is a beautiful day to celebrate a beautiful person.
  • I wish I could reach through this phone and give you a great big birthday hug. 

Rhyming Messages

These are some poetic verses to text to your friends and family.
  • Now that you're a little older, feel free to cry on my shoulder
  • You made it another time around the earth. Today is the day of your birth.
  • Birthdays come one by one. They all add up over the long run.
  • If your birthdays seem a little depressing, keep in mind that you are a blessing.
  • As you tally up the years, don't make too many tears. It's time to put away your fears.

Here's a list of short birthday wishes for all the important people in your life. You can do that with a brief birthday card message, a text, a social media post.

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You don’t need a lot of words to wish someone a happy birthday. The point is to let the special person know you’re thinking about them on their big day. You can do that with a brief birthday card message, a text, a social media post, or even by speaking to them face-to-face (what a novel idea!).

In fact, the words “happy birthday” are all you really need. But then, that might be a little too brief – not to mention generic. To help you come up with a message that’s meaningful without being verbose, here’s a list of short birthday wishes for all the important people in your life.

Note: If you’re looking for a short message for a birthday cake, we have a separate list for that.

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Here are some short and simple birthday messages that work for just about anyone.

  • Congratulations on another year well lived.
  • Best wishes on your birthday – may you have many, many more.
  • Wishing you the happiest of birthdays.
  • Best wishes for a fantastic person on [his/her] birthday.
  • Happy Birthday! Today is a good day to spend some time with family, and some money on yourself.
  • I hope you treat yourself to something special on your birthday – you deserve it!
  • Happy Birthday to one of my favorite people on the planet.
  • Getting older sucks, but you make it look easy.
  • You make life more fun for everyone you meet. Thanks for being you.
  • You do so much for others, I hope you find time to do something for yourself on your birthday.


Putting a smile on someone’s face is one of the best things you can do for them on their birthday. Here are some short and funny birthday wishes you can use.

  • Your birthday’s here! Another year! Have good cheer! Grab a beer!
  • I hope everyone remembers your birthday, but forgets how old you are.
  • Congratulations on another year on Earth.
  • There’s something in the air today… I think it’s an old fart.
  • I’d tell you to spoil yourself today, but you’re already pretty rotten!
  • Have a great birthday, and remember to never act your age.
  • Older, wiser, AND sexier? You’re doing something right, [girl/boy].
  • You’re going to need a bigger cake for all those candles!
  • Cheer up. Turning a year older is better than the alternative.
  • Remember, you can get away with anything when it’s your birthday.


A few nice words can really make someone’s (birth)day. Here are some short and sweet messages for someone who means a lot to you. For many more sweet birthday wishes, see these “Happy Birthday, Beautiful” messages.

  • If you get even half the birthday presents you deserve, I’ll come save you. Because you’ll be drowning in them.
  • Here’s hoping you have a birthday that’s as special and wonderful as you are.
  • I’m so grateful you were born on this day [age] years ago. It’s like a holiday for me!
  • There’s not enough room on the planet for all the birthday presents you deserve.
  • Happy Birthday to someone who just gets better and better with age.

For Best Friend

A best friend deserves a unique birthday wish, such as one of the following. For lots more options, see this list of birthday wishes for a best friend.

  • I’m celebrating today. It’s the anniversary of my favorite person being born.
  • Happy Birthday to someone who’s absolutely, positively indispensable to me.
  • If being awesome were a crime, you’d be on the top of the Most Wanted list. Happy Birthday!
  • Wishing my BFF an FFB (Effing Fantastic Birthday).
  • Happy Birthday to one of the awesomest people who ever lived.

For Boyfriend

Here are some short birthday wishes for a boyfriend.

  • Hope you have an awesome day! The best boyfriend ever deserves the best birthday ever!
  • Sending you birthday wishes, hugs, and kisses.
  • Happy Birthday to the man I love. You deserve everything life has to offer.
  • Lots of love to my birthday beau.
  • Thanks for being born [age] years ago and growing up to be so damn foxy.

For Girlfriend

Here are some quick messages for a special lady on her birthday.

  • I’m celebrating you today, because you mean so much to me.
  • Happy Birthday! I can’t wait to give you your “pinch to grow an inch” in private.
  • Happy Birthday to someone who makes every day of my life special.
  • One day isn’t enough to celebrate someone as special as you.
  • Happy Birthday, baby. I’ll be thinking about you all day today… just like every other day.

For Mother

Your mom will undoubtedly be touched that you even remembered her birthday. Here are some ideas on what to say. For more ideas – a bunch more – see this list of birthday wishes for Mom.

  • Happy Birthday to the best mom a kid could ask for!
  • Hope you get some time to relax on your birthday – you’ve earned it after years of taking care of me.
  • Happy Birthday to someone who always made my childhood birthdays special.

For Father

Need to come up with a short saying for Dad on his big day? Here are some ideas. For a full list of birthday wishes for Pop, check out this article.

  • Happy Birthday to one hell of a dad.
  • Dad, thanks for being born. I wouldn’t be here without you.
  • Dad, I didn’t always appreciate you when I was growing up, but I sure do now. Have a good one.

For Brother

Here are some short messages for a brother on his birthday. You can find more options in this article.

  • You smell like a monkey, and you look like one too. Happy Birthday, bro!
  • You’re good at this brother thing. I’m so glad you were born [age] years ago.
  • Growing up with you was never boring, but I wouldn’t have it any other way.

For Sister

And here are some short sayings for a birthday sister. For more ideas, see our full list of birthday wishes for Sis.

  • You’re my sister and my friend, and you’re equally amazing at both. Happy Birthday, Sis!
  • I wouldn’t have said this when we were kids, but I’m really glad you were born.
  • My life would be about 99% less awesome without you – thanks and Happy Birthday!

For Cousin

Finally, here are some brief sayings to wish a cousin a happy birthday.

  • Happy Birthday to a cousin who’s been like a [brother/sister] to me.
  • Birthday hugz for my cuz.
  • Hope you get birthday presents by the dozen, my cousin.

1stbirthday examples: Happy first birthday. I know you may be too young to remember this day.

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