Text ideas for a birthday card

In a few days, someone who is special to you will be celebrating their birthday! It's a great opportunity to send him/her a personalised card that will surely make him/her very happy. Even if you are miles apart, a card can show that you are thinking of him/her, and so you'll remain in his/her thoughts.

It can be difficult to find the right words to write your card. To help you, here are some examples of texts that you can use or tailor to make him/her smile. Feel free to use these as inspiration to write the perfect card!

sample texts for birthday wishes

Examples of birthday texts for young women

"My dear [first name], Happy Birthday! Today is your special day and I wanted to wish you all the happiness in the world. You are such a wonderful mother! I hope this day will be filled with unforgettable moments and pleasant surprises. Enjoy every moment, you deserve it! With all my affection,"

"Hi, darling! Guess who's writing to you? There's a hint in the photo ;-). I am so thrilled to celebrate your birthday with you. You are such a special person to me, radiant, cheerful, inspiring... and I wouldn't miss your birthday for nothing in the world. As Nietzsche said, "Become who you are!" We love you!"

Idea of text for my best friend's birthday

"Dear [first name], Happy birthday to you! You've always been here for me, whether it was to support me in my difficult moments or just to spend some good times together. I still remember when we met in high school, and all the laughs we've had since then. You are an amazing person and you deserve the best for this new year of your life. May this day be filled with love, laughter and happiness. I wish you success, health and most of all joy and happiness! With all my sincere friendship."

Ideas for 40th birthday texts

"Happy 40th birthday! It's a milestone in life and I hope you have the chance to celebrate it. Take the opportunity to rest, relax and spend time with your loved ones. May this day be memorable and may the year ahead be full of happiness, health and success for you."

"Well well well, happy birthday my friend! Welcome to your 40's, it's a big step in life! But no worries, you've still got 10 years to go before you're 50, so enjoy it! Celebrate this beautiful day with pride and don't forget to take a picture or two to immortalize it! Have a great party!"

"Dear [first name], Today is a very special day, because it's your birthday! And not just any birthday, as you are turning 40! This is a major milestone in life and I am happy to be able to share this moment with you. May this day be filled with happiness, laughter and memorable moments. Let the year to come be full of success and achievements in all fields. And above all, don't forget to take time for yourself and do what makes you feel happy. Happy birthday to you! I wish you all the absolute best for the coming year."

"Yo, buddy! You hit 40 today? Congratulations! That's a big milestone in life and it needs to be celebrated in a big manner! So forget your concerns and party like it's your last! Take the opportunity to relax, let loose and have a good time with your loved ones. May this day be memorable and may the upcoming year be full of happiness, success and health for you. Happy Birthday!"

Ideas for 60th birthday texts

"Dear [first name], Today is a big day, it is your birthday! You are blowing out your 60th birthday candle today, and I'm sure you've earned it. 60 years is a milestone in one's life, and I'm happy to be able to celebrate this event with you. I wish you a birthday filled with happiness, love and everything you want most of all. Enjoy this day and the years to come!"

60 years old today and looking as young as ever. Thank you for all these years you have shared with us! Your laughter, your kindness, your good spirit ... Don't change anything, that's how we love you. We wish you a very happy birthday!

Ideas for 80th birthday texts

"Happy birthday to one of the most handsome and kindest grandpas we have ever known. We wish you a day filled with laughter, smiles and unforgettable moments. Happy birthday to you!"

"80 years! This is a real achievement! You are an example to all of us and we are so happy to be able to celebrate this birthday with you. May this day be wonderful and may the coming year be filled with joy, health and happiness."

"80 years old! What a journey, what an incredible life! We are so grateful for being part of your story and hope to continue sharing many more years with you. Happy Birthday!"

"Congratulations on your 80th birthday! This is truly a special day and we are so happy to be here to celebrate with you. May this day be filled with love, laughter and memorable moments. Happy Birthday!"