62 Happy Birthday Wishes for Your Best Friend

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Anyone who's ever written a birthday card knows that finding the right words can be difficult! Sometimes, a handmade card with a heartfelt friendship quote or cute Valentine's Day quote does the trick. For some people, a simple birthday message text will suffice. But no matter what, sending your loved ones sweet birthday wishes on their special day is a must. That's where these short and sweet birthday wishes for friends will come in handy.

See, sometimes you have so many things to say that you just aren't sure how to put it in words. Plus, you might be so busy planning their 50th birthday party or coming up with the best gift idea that you need a little help when crafting a birthday message. No worries! Whether you want to send your bestie something laugh-out-loud funny, heartfelt, or short and to the point, these birthday wishes and greetings will fit the bill. The only thing they'll love more than a message that reminds them how much they mean to you is if you also make them Ree Drummond's fabulous chocolate birthday cake recipe! There's no better way to celebrate the day than with a sweet treat to go with your sweet birthday wishes for your best friend. And one of these amazing best friend gifts or gift ideas for her wouldn't hurt either!

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Sweet Birthday Wishes for a Best Friend

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  • Happiest of birthdays to the most special person in the room!
  • Congrats on another trip around the sun! I hope this day is full of cake, memories, and fun.
  • To the sweetest berry in the bunch, a very happy birthday!
  • I hope you know how much you're loved today, best friend!
  • I can't wait to spend the night celebrating my favorite person! I adore you to bits!
  • Thank GOODNESS my bestie entered the world today!
  • Wishing you the happiest of birthdays, and another amazing year around the sun by your side!
  • You are so loved today and every day. Happy Birthday!
  • I hope your birthday is as special as you are, friend.
  • I can't wait to celebrate you all day long!
  • I'm so grateful to celebrate another birthday with you my best friend.
  • Here's to the birthday queen/king today!
  • Ready to hit the town and let the world know it's my best friend's birthday!
  • HBD to my BFF for life, I don't know what I'd do without you!
  • The world got a little bit better on this day because my best friend was born!
  • Happy Birthday to a best friend who is like no other.
  • I hope you're enjoying your special day doing whatever it is you want!
  • Today I'm shouting from the rooftops that it's my best friend's birthday, hooray!
  • Here's to another year of friendship, laughter, and getting up to no good together! Happy Birthday!
  • Sending you so much love on your birthday, BFF!

    Meaningful Birthday Messages for a Best Friend

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    • I love you more than words can say. Thanks for being the world's best friend.
    • I'm so grateful you came into my life when you did. Happy birthday and I can't wait to celebrate many more!
    • Your friendship is one of the most valued relationships in my life. I can't wait to continue growing together.
    • Wishing you the best birthday yet!
    • I hope you have a great day today and the year ahead is full of many blessings.
    • Thank you for all that you've brought to my life. The happiest of birthdays to my favorite friend.
    • Life is so much better with you in it. Happy Birthday to the most deserving friend!
    • I'm so proud of you and for all that you do. Here's to the world's greatest best friend on your birthday!
    • Birthdays come once a year, but best friends are once in a lifetime. I'm so happy to call you mine!
    • Thank you for always being by my side and having my back. I'd do anything for you, especially today on your birthday!
    • I am so honored to call you my best friend. You deserve every good thing that comes to you on your birthday and beyond.
    • Cheers to the brightest light in my life on your birthday!
    • I'm so happy we got to grow up side by side. Here's to many more birthdays together!
    • Wishing you all the happiness, joy, and blessings the world can offer on your birthday.
    • We need more than one day to celebrate the best person on Earth!
    • You're not just a best friend, but you're also a true friend. Thank you for everything you do for me. I hope you have the happiest of birthdays!
    • Thank you for always picking up the phone, for giving the world's best hugs, and for supporting everything I do. Here's to you on your birthday best friend!
    • Sending you an infinite amount of love, joy, and happiness on your birthday!
    • Today is my favorite day because it's dedicated to my favorite person!

      Funny Birthday Wishes for a Best Friend

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      • If you're getting old, does that mean I am too?! Happy Birthday, old timer!
      • Happy Birthday to you my forever young friend!
      • Happy Birthday, AKA all-the-cake-you-can-eat day!
      • Here's to another year of our silly shenanigans with my favorite person!
      • Don't worry about lighting all the candles on your cake—I've already let the fire department know!
      • Save a slice of cake for me! Happy Birthday, bestie!
      • You're terrible at this aging thing—can you at least *try* to look older?
      • Don't forget to smile uncomfortably as everyone sings you Happy Birthday!
      • How many candles do we need on your birthday cake? 100? 200?
      • Don't think of it as aging, think of it as becoming a classic!
      • Happy wine and cake day!
      • Happy Birthday! My amazing presence is your present this year.
      • Who's counting candles anymore, anyway? 😂 Happy Birthday!
      • Is this the year we've decided we're too old for presents? Never! Happy birthday!
      • Don't let aging get you down! You won't get back up again!

        Birthday Quotes for a Best Friend

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        • "Grow old along with me! The best is yet to be." —Robert Browning
        • "True friends are like diamonds—bright, beautiful, valuable, and always in style." —Nicole Richie
        • "Anything is possible when you have the right people there to support you." —Misty Copeland
        • "The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate." —Oprah Winfrey
        • "Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears." —John Lennon
        • "Another year comes to a close, and another begins. May the coming year be one that will be filled with laughter of friends, love of family, and the life that you dream of." —Catherine Pulsifer
        • "We turn not older with years, but newer every day." —Emily Dickinson
        • "Every birthday is a gift. Every day is a gift." —Aretha Franklin
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