birthday quotes

If you can give your child only one gift, let it be enthusiasm. — Bruce Barton

To me - old age is always ten years older than I am. — Bernard Baruch

I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity. — Eleanor Roosevelt

Love the giver more than the gift. — Brigham Young

It is lovely, when I forget all birthdays, including my own, to find that somebody remembers me. — Ellen Glasgow

A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age. — Robert Frost

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 has risen. — Robert Staughton Lynd

Your children need your presence more than your presents. — Jesse Jackson

My son had his eighth birthday recently and we had a chance to borrow the film and show it to all of his friends that was at his birthday party and they loved it. I was a little nervous. I said they might not even like it, and say his daddy's movie is wack, but they loved it. — Blair Underwood

You take away all the other luxuries in life, and if you can make someone smile and laugh, you have given the most special gift: happiness. — Brad Garrett