Birthday Proverbs

Do you love birthday proverbs?  Here are some of the best. Use these instead of a quotations birthday phrase or wish for a little variety.  Proverbs are perfect for cards as well as cake sayings because they are short and sweet.


Everyone is the age of their heart.
~ Guatemalan Proverb


We get too soon old and too late smart.
~ Pennsylvania Dutch Proverb


The older the fiddler, the sweeter the tune.
~ English Proverb


Men grow old, pearls grow yellow, there is no cure for it.
~ Chinese proverb


Never too old to learn.
~ Latin proverb


To change and to change for the better are two different things.
~ German proverb


Forty is the old age of youth; fifty is the youth of old age.
~ French proverb


Gray hair is a sign of age, not wisdom.
~ Greek Proverb

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Add your favorite birthday proverbs to scrapbooks, photo collages, and slideshows for the perfect birthday greeting or gift.  It’s a fun way to wish someone a happy birthday by sending it to them by email, posting it to Facebook or a personal blog.  Or burn it to a DVD for a treasured gift that will make their day.

It’s a cool way to say happy birthday!