They say friends are the family you choose, and if you’ve chosen wisely, you know their true worth. Best friends hold a special place in our hearts, offering support that runs deep. If you have a friend who feels like family, consider yourself fortunate.
What better occasion than their birthday to express just how much they mean to you? Share heartfelt ‘happy birthday’ messages to make their day even brighter. We’ve gathered a diverse list of unique birthday wishes for your best friends to inspire you.
Some are light-hearted and amusing, guaranteed to bring a smile, while others are tender and sure to touch their hearts. This array of messages and blessings will resonate with your friend, celebrating your special bond.
Pairing a heartfelt message with a thoughtful gift for your best friend is always a winning idea. Consider including one of these messages to make the gift even more special.
Whether in a text, card, or social media post, these birthday wishes are perfect for sharing, especially alongside a cherished photo of you and your bestie.
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Birthday Quotes For Friend
1. Wishing my bestie, the absolute best on her best day of the year!
2. Cheers to more fun, more memories and cake! Happy birthday.
3. HBD to my favorite secret keeper!
4. Wishing my bestie, the best day ever!
5. I can’t imagine life without my best friend. Happy birthday!
6. Friends make everything better. Happy birthday!
7. I can’t think of a better gift than your friendship. Happy birthday!
8. Cheers to another trip around the sun! Keep shining.
9. Happy birthday to the best confidante!
10. Let the cake games begin! Happy birthday!
11. You’re the brightest star in the galaxy! Happy birthday, bff!
12. Wishing my favorite partner in crime a very happy birthday!
13. Happy birthday to my best friend in the whole wide world!
14. Cheers to your personal new year! Let’s live it up.
15. Today a true queen was born and I’m so happy to be in your court.
16. Let them eat cake! And by them, I mean you. Happy Birthday!
17. Happy birthday my friend! May you fly high on the wings of success this year!
18. It’s your birthday! Pop the champaign girl, you deserve it.
19. Today, you’re the birthday queen and should not accept anything less. Drink, eat, be merry, and have a happy birthday!
20. Here’s to 24 hours of fun-filled birthday partying! Happy birthday!
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Birthday Instagram Captions For Friend
21. I hope your birthday is more than epic, although you’re pretty epic all year long!
22. A birthday wish for you, may all your dreams come true!
23. To my dear friend who will forever be young. Happy birthday!
24. Best wishes on your special day, as you begin another wonderful journey this year. Happy birthday!
25. Happy birthday to you! Here’s to another year of lasting joy and incredible friends. Thanks for being awesome!
26. Happy birthday to a very special person, friends like you make everything better.
27. I hope you get to do something grand to celebrate your special day. You deserve it! Happy birthday!
28. Another year older, and you just keep stronger, wiser, funnier, and more amazing! Have a very happy birthday my friend!
29. The birthday candles may shine bright, but you shine brighter. Happy birthday!
30. Birthdays are always cool, but your birthday’s the coolest. Have a good one!
31. Wishing you a birthday blessed with love, laughter, and of course, good food.
32. May the year ahead bring everything you’ve been working toward! Happy birthday!
33. To my forever young friend, may He continue to bless you with flawless skin!
34. The lord blessed me when our paths crossed. Thank you for being the best friend a person could ask for!
35. You and I were a match only He could make. I’m forever grateful and wish you all of the blessings a life can bring!
36. Happy birthday to the most amazing person I know! May your birthday be filled with joy, love, and laughter, and may your heart be overflowing with happiness throughout the coming year.
37. On your birthday, I pray that God blesses you with all the good things in life―health, wealth, happiness, and success. May your dreams come true and may you achieve all that you set out to do.
38. Happy birthday to someone who is not just a friend, but a true inspiration. May you continue to inspire others with your kindness, generosity, and positive outlook on life.
39. To quote the wise poet 50 Cent, “We gon’ party like it’s your birthday.”
40. You’re not getting older, you’re leveling up!
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Birthday Messages For Friend
41. Happy birthday! I hope you’re not looking for a present because my presence is my gift to you.
42. Remember to smile awkwardly as everyone sings you “Happy Birthday” today!
43. I think you’re supposed to get finer and wiser with age? Well, that’s okay, there’s always next year!
44. Birthday candles won’t be the only thing getting lit this weekend!
45. I’m actually just here for the cake.
46. Best friends are awesome, especially yours. Happy birthday!
47. I forgive you for being younger than me.
48. You’re another year older, but definitely not any wiser.
49. Fun fact: Birthdays are good for you! Statistics show that the more you have, the longer you live.
50. Happy birthday! You’re officially old enough to start needing retinol.
51. I’m so happy that we’re going to grow old together, and that you have a head start.
52. Like a fine wine, you’re only getting better with age.
53. (For a 30th birthday) You’re still 20, but with 10 years of experience!
54. Happy Birthday, best friend! I hope you enjoy your special day to the fullest.
55. Sending you an abundance of love this birthday, bestie.
56. Wishing you a year of health, happiness, peace, and prosperity.
57. One of the best parts of life is friendship. Thanks for being my bestie.
58. Birthdays come every year, but friends like you only come around once in a lifetime. Best wishes on your special day!
59. I hope your birthday is just like you–fun, sweet, and full of love!
60. May this birthday, and every one after, be as wonderful as you.
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Birthday Wishes For Friend
61. We’ve made so many wonderful memories together. Cheers to many more!
62. I’m so proud of the life you’ve built, and so happy to be a part of it. Happy Birthday!
63. You’re someone I know I can always count on, and I hope you feel the same. Happy Birthday to an amazing friend!
64. Today we celebrate you! You’re truly a ray of sunshine in my life.
65. Happy Birthday to the person who’s seen me at my best and my worst, and still loves me anyway. You’re not just a friend, you’re a soulmate.
66. We love a birthday queen, and you do the title justice.
67. Thank you for living your life in a way that makes every day worth celebrating.
68. You’re one of a kind and deserve everything that this special day brings!
69. Wishing you the best birthday yet.
70. Happy birthday to the person who knows all my secrets
71. I hope all your wishes come true today, my friend.
72. You make the world a better and brighter place. Happy birthday, bestie!
73. Happy birthday to my beautiful friend! You’re the best!
74. Enjoy your special day to the fullest, bestie!
75. Happy birthday to my gorgeous, smart, and loyal friend. Live your best life!
76. They say the older you are, the smarter you become. At your age you must be a genius! Happy birthday!
77. As we age looks may fade, but personalities never change. Good thing it’s always been about your personality! Happy birthday.
78. If you’re waiting on your birthday gift, close your eyes and make a wish. Surprise, it’s me! Happy birthday!
79. Stop counting the candles, it will take you until your next birthday to finish! Happy birthday!
80. Happy birthday to the most fabulous woman I know. Oh wait, it’s not my birthday!
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Birthday Greetings For Friend
81. Everything’s better with frosting on it, including you! So, dig into that cake baby! Happy birthday!
82. I can’t believe it’s your birthday! You make getting older look real good.
83. Thanks for always being there for me, and for always being your fabulous self. I hope your birthday is as great as you are a friend. Happy birthday!
84. Cheers to you and all the amazing things you do! Take a drink and have a very happy birthday!
85. A helpful reminder that calories don’t count on your birthday, so go on and have another piece of cake.
86. I should have guessed that you’d age like a fine wine. Happy birthday gorgeous!
87. Warm wishes and lots of love on your birthday and all year round. Happy birthday!
88. If there was ever a day to indulge, it’s your birthday! So get out there, fill today with all your guilty pleasures, and just remember, calories don’t count on your birthday.
89. Happy Birthday! Wishing you another rocking birthday for a rockin’ guy.
90. Joy, love, and lots of cake on your very happy birthday!
91. Here’s hoping you have a year full of happiness and blessings, starting with your birthday!
92. We love a birthday queen, and you do the title justice. Happy birthday!
93. Wishing you a very happy birthday and another blessed year!
94. Today’s the day! Birthdays are days to have fun, take pictures, eat a whole lot of cake, and just keep being your wonderful self.
95. Older? Definitely. Wiser? Well, that’s debatable. Happy Birthday!
96. Have the happiest birthday—being friends with me is the only gift you need!
97. Every day we celebrate you, but today you get a card.
98. You don’t look a day over 21! From a distance, with my eyes closed. Have a great birthday!
99. Here’s to you, best friend! Grateful you came into my life to make me seem normal!
100. A true friend remembers your birthday but not your age.
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101. I can’t wait until we’re old enough to be wreaking havoc in the senior home together! Until then: happy birthday, darling!
102. A quick reminder on your special day: well-behaved women rarely make history. But we don’t have to worry about that!
103. Forget about the past you can’t change, the future you can’t foresee, and most certainly forget about the present because I did not get you one.
104. To the best friend a person could ask for—my one regret is not meeting you sooner (so I could have annoyed you longer).
105. With each trip around the sun you grow smarter, better looking, and funnier! May this be the year you catch up to me!
106. Happy birthday to my fellow golden girl!
107. Statistics show that those who have the most birthday live the longest. Too bad we were always terrible at math!
108. Another birthday, another year we haven’t spilled each other’s secrets. Let’s make this the best yet!
109. Time to celebrate you! The only person crazy enough to endure me!
110. Loving you is a piece of cake. Now let’s eat yours!
111. (For a 30th birthday) Happy birthday to someone who is officially 30, flirty, and thriving!
112. Happy birthday to a dime who’s in her prime!
113. As Drake would say, “YOLO.”
114. I love you even though you’re a Gemini. Happy birthday!
115. Happy birthday to the person who is always there to help me draft a risky text.
116. Happy birthday to the person who taught me everything I know about skincare.
117. Let’s drink champagne and dance on the tables (until they ask us to leave the bar).
118. To quote Saweetie, “That’s my best friend.”
119. Because it’s your birthday, I’ll share my fries with you.
120. There is no one I would rather blast Taylor Swift with all day and night. Happy birthday to my favorite Swiftie.
Funny Birthday Wishes
121. Happy 25th birthday! The teens on TikTok definitely think you’re geriatric now.
122. Happy birthday to someone who loves me even though I take forever to reply to texts.
123. I was looking up smokeshow in the dictionary today, and your picture was there?? HBD to my favorite hot girl.
124. Happy birthday to the only person who will be truly honest with me when my outfit is not working.
125. If you want, we can pretend we’re 21 again and I’ll hold your hair back while you puke tonight!
126. The world is a better place because you’re in it. I hope you have an amazing birthday!
127. Here’s to a year filled with new adventures, exciting opportunities, and lots of love. Happy Birthday to my amazing friend!
128. I wish that your next 365 days are the best yet.
129. Happy Birthday to my BFF! I can’t imagine life without you.
130. Just like your cake, you bring joy, light, and sweetness to the world. Enjoy your birthday celebration. You deserve it.
131. May your birthday and your life be as wonderful as you are.
132. I hope your laughs, love, and memories are extra special today.
133. You’re more than a friend to me—you’re family.
134. To my most wonderful friend, Happy Birthday! I hope you have a fabulous celebration.
135. cake stand with strawberry birthday cake, drinking straws and party hats
136. Older? Yes. Wiser? Not so much. Happy Birthday, bestie!
137. Do you hear that? That’s me screaming Happy Birthday to my best friend!
138. Here’s to another year of wild best friend shenanigans! Have a great birthday.
139. May your special day be sweet and spicy just like you, bestie!
140. Happy birthday to an old lady who still knows how to party!
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Thoughtful Birthday Messages
141. You’re still hot after all these years, but not as hot as your cake with all those candles!
142. Your birthday is the perfect time to recognize all your wonderful qualities, including the fact that you’re older than me.
143. Follow These Steps: 1) Eat cake. 2) Eat cake. 3) Eat cake. 4) Repeat until you’ve had a Happy Birthday.
144. I must be insane because I don’t know anyone else crazy enough to endure you! Happy birthday, bestie!
145. Here’s to another year of our silly shenanigans! Happy birthday to my crazy bestie.
146. At this rate, the candles should represent every decade of your life — otherwise, the cake could catch fire if they represented every year. Happy birthday!
147. We may need to call the fire department to help blow out all those candles. Happy birthday!
148. Let’s get to the real reason to celebrate cake! Happy birthday, BFF.
149. We’re both getting old, but who’s counting? Happy birthday!
150. I’m sure you feel pretty lucky to call me a friend. Not everyone is as fortunate as you. Happy birthday!
151. Happy birthday, bestie. I hope you’re not looking for a present because my presence is my precious gift to you.
152. Without you, my therapy bills would be outrageous! Happy birthday, BFF.
153. Don’t focus on getting another year older, just think of it this way: you’re one year closer to getting all those senior citizen perks!
154. Don’t worry, they are not gray hairs, they are wisdom highlights. You just happen to be extremely wise!
155. One day a year is all about you, and that day’s today! Happy birthday!
156. Hope you make this birthday another one to remember. Warmest wishes on your birthday!
157. Happy birthday! Wishing you another fun-filled day full of celebration!
158. The happiest of birthdays to the loveliest of friends. Have a blessed day!
159. You deserve a birthday that is as fabulous as you! Happy birthday!
160. Happy birthday dude! Sending you peace and great vibes on your special day.
161. Every year on your birthday we’re all reminded of how much of a wonderful friend you are. Thanks for being you!
162. Peace, love, blessings, and a very happy birthday to you!
163. Wish upon the stars any day of the year, but today you’ll wish on happy birthday candles. That’s pretty baller of you!
164. Thanks for being someone I can always turn to. Happy birthday to my kind-hearted friend!
165. With friends like you, who needs birthday wishes? Happy birthday!
166. What day is today? It’s my bestie’s birthday, and what a truly happy day it should be!
167. Today might not be “technically” a national holiday, but I think we can both agree it should be. Happy birthday to the best friend this nation has ever seen.
168. Happy birthday to the Betty to my Veronica, the Serena to my Blair, and the Jess to my Cece. Love you bestie <3
169. Here’s wishing a very happy to my platonic soulmate, because best friend doesn’t seem to cover it.
170. Happy birthday my amazing, beautiful, fabulous best friend. Xoxo.
171. Today is all about honoring the person who keeps my therapy bills low. Here’s to another year of listening to me complain!
172. Let’s get this party started! No, seriously—we both know we can’t stay up past 10 p.m.!
173. Happy birthday to a friend who still isn’t showing her/his age… and definitely not acting it!
174. Friends who gray together, stay together! Here’s to many, many more.
175. Growing old is mandatory, growing up is an option. Thanks for opting out with me!
176. To the world’s best bad influence—may you always keep the party going!
177. Today, we count your blessings, not your wrinkles.
178. Happiest birthday! I was going to plan a big surprise, but I didn’t want to bring your blood pressure up!
179. In banana years, you’re ripe enough for bread!
180. You’re terrible at this aging thing—can you at least *try* to look older?
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Happy Birthday Wishes For Friend
181. Happy birthday to a charming, smart, and all-around amazing person. Takes one to know one!
182. Happy birthday to someone who is always ready to text me about what’s happening with Harry and Meghan.
183. Let’s be honest, one day isn’t enough of a celebration for someone like you. Enjoy your birthday month!
184. They say you get wiser and better with age. Is it true? I wouldn’t know, I’m forever 21.
185. Welcome to the best decade of your life: your dirty 30s!
186. You’re the Thelma to my Louise (minus the driving a car off a cliff deal, let’s not do that).
187. Happy birthday to someone who never lets me fall asleep in a full face of makeup after a night out.
188. I know you’re married now, but can we still have a sleepover after your party tonight??
189. Happy birthday to the only person I can hang out with for hours without getting annoyed.
190. [Your pet’s name] says “happy birthday to my favorite aunt / uncle!”
191. Happy birthday to someone who is always willing to test a new recipe with me — and also willing to order pizza when it doesn’t work out.
192. Tell your mom I say thanks (for giving birth to you, obvi!).
193. Your birthday present is the fact that I DM’d Timothee Chalamet to come to your party tonight.
194. You’re like the sister / brother I never had…because the one I do have isn’t nearly as great as you.
195. Happy birthday! As my gift to you I won’t serenade you with the Golden Girls theme song rn.
196. Let the awkward looks and awful singing commence! Happy Birthday, friend.
197. You don’t have to be young to have fun! Live it up on your birthday!
198. Friend, take it easy on the dance floor. I wouldn’t want you to break a hip or anything.
199. Welcome to middle age, when happy hour is naptime. Happy Birthday!
200. You’re one in a million, my friend. But let’s be real, you’re also a little bit weird. And that’s why I love you. Happy Birthday!