Best Birthday Quotes (as well as quotations for other special occasions)

Let's face it: there are a lot of birthday quotes. There's something about the process of growing older and marking each passing birthday that just gets people thinking out loud.

People from Shakespeare to Robert Frost, and John Glenn to Dave Barry, have all had something to say about birthdays.

We've got some funny birthday quotes to share with you, including Larry Lorenzoni's "Birthdays are good for you. Statistics show that the people who have the most live the longest." That's got to be one of the best birthday quotes!

We've also got an inspirational birthday quote or two, such as Oprah Winfrey's "The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate."

Celebrate each and every day as something special--don't just wait for birthdays to honor those you love. Birthday love quotes can be written and said any day of the year, and they'll always be appreciated.

So whether you're looking for birthday quotes, or just any special occasion quote, you've come to the right place to find them in our...

Top 10 List of Favorite Birthday Quotes:

Favorite Birthday Quotes #1
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
Oprah Winfrey
Favorite Birthday Quotes #2
There is still no cure for the common birthday.
John Glenn
Favorite Birthday Quotes #3
A man ninety years old was asked to what he attributed his longevity. I reckon, he said, with a twinkle in his eye, it's because most nights I went to bed and slept when I should have sat up and worried.
Dorothea Kent
Favorite Birthday Quotes #4
Age is a number and mine is unlisted.
Anonymous
Favorite Birthday Quotes #5
With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come.
William Shakespeare
Favorite Birthday Quotes #6
Old age is always 15 years older than I am.
Bernard Baruch
Favorite Birthday Quotes #7
Old age isn't so bad when you consider the alternatives.
Maurice Chevalier
Favorite Birthday Quotes #8
My mother groaned, my father wept, into the dangerous world I leapt; helpless, naked, piping loud, like a fiend hid in a cloud.
William Blake
Favorite Birthday Quotes #9
Men are like wine: some turn to vinegar, but the best improve with age.
Pope John XXIII
Favorite Birthday Quotes #10
If you carry your childhood with you, you never become older.
Abraham Sutzkever

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