What Are Some Famous Birthday Sayings?


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A famous birthday saying by George Meredith is, "Don't just count the years, make the years count." Another famous saying about birthdays is, "A birthday is just the first day of another 365-day journey around the sun. Enjoy the trip," which is by an unknown author. William Barclay's quote is also famous for birthdays: "There are two great days in a person's life - the day we are born and the day we discover why."

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What Are Some Famous Birthday Sayings?
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About birthdays, Larry Lorenzoni cleverly remarked, "Birthdays are good for you. Statistics show that people who have the most live the longest." Another famous saying about birthdays by Robert Orben says, "The best birthdays are those that haven't arrived yet." A funny saying about birthdays by Jo Brand is, "Birthdays are nature's way of telling you to eat more cake." Satchel Page's famous saying indirectly refers to birthdays: "Age is a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it don't matter."

A famous sentimental quote about birthdays by Robert Staughton Lynd is, "Most of us can remember a time when a birthday - especially if it was one's own - brightened the world as if a second sun had risen." Another sentimental saying comes from Buddy Valestro: "Cakes are special. Every birthday, every celebration ends with something sweet, a cake, and people remember. It's all about the memories."

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