After 30, now come 40. Congratulate your friend on making it this far! Not everyone in this world gets that kind of privilege.
Normally, they are filled with sadness when they reach this stage, but they should be happy since a long life is a blessing indeed.
Make them appreciate this milestone by dropping a greeting on their 40th birthday.
All the things that you haven’t done in your 30s is a chance for you to achieve in your 40s. Have a great chapter ahead. Happy forty birthday!
With so many wonderful accomplishments under your belt, I am sure that you hold no regrets up to this point of your life. Celebrate this beautiful milestone. Happy 40th birthday!
By this time in your life, you have touched so many lives and led a good example to those around you. Stay bright and inspiring. Best forty birthday.
Turning 40 is a celebration of life, a milestone of achievements, wisdom and adventures. Look how far you have come. Congratulations! Happy Birthday!
You were the coolest 30 year-old I know and now you will be the coolest 40 year-old ever. Stay groovy. Happy 40th birthday!
Time does not wait for no man. I am pretty sure you did everything you’ve ever wanted and more. You still have a long journey ahead and the bright opportunity to fill-up the pages of your life with loads of fun adventures. Awesome forty birthday.
Can you believe it? You have made it through 40 years of hardships, heartbreaks and challenges. Only a strong person could have made it this far with smile in her face. Happy birthday.
Are you really 40? You look only 30 to me! You have grown gracefully and timeless. Happy birthday.
You are now 20 more years until that sweet pension; 20 more years away from your unlimited vacation and freedom from work. Awesome forty birthday!
At 40, kids have proper respect for you. Make sure to set a good example and behave maturely. Happy birthday.
What an exceptional 40 year-old! You have more zest than the sluggish 20 year-olds and more passion than the 30 year-old eaten by routine. Stay youthful and energetic. Happy birthday.
Who says it is too late to do things that you love? You can still do whatever you want as long as you have the energy to do it. Are you going to wait until you are walking with a stick? Happy Birthday.
You may not be turning any younger my friend but your soul will remain forever youthful. Don’t lose that teen spirit! Best forty birthday!
Mid-life crisis officially begins in this chapter. I sincerely think that there is nothing you can’t handle at this point. With so many challenges that you have stumbled upon your way, you learned how to gracefully handle every struggle. Happy forty birthday.
You are a collection of experiences, a jarful of wonder and strength. You are an album of memories, whether they are black and white or of an assortment of colours. You are a pillar, a support that people can rely on. You are a beautiful canvas of life. Happy forty birthday.
Dear mom, I couldn’t be any grateful for the life you have given me. You hid your pain from me to keep me from worrying about you. You loved me unconditionally and taught me things that brought me to where I am today. No matter what age you are at, you forever remain beautiful in my eyes. I love you! Best forty birthday.
By this time, you start feeling more leg and back pain. You may even have a couple or more white hairs in your head. But the soul does not grow old, so does the heart. Keep that in mind and stay happy! This milestone should not be left uncelebrated. Happy 40th birthday.
Frisky, Original, Unprecedented, Ravishing, Talented and Youthful – this is all I see in you. Stay classy! Awesome forty birthday.
We have passed four decades, my love, are you ready for more? I hope to be holding your hand as we stand together in another milestone 10 years from now. Awesome forty birthday!
When you were 20, you could care less about eating that pint of ice cream all by yourself. Now that you are 40, your kids are the ones finishing the pint for you in a minute or less before you can even finish a tiny scoop! Happy birthday!
You are now officially halfway to your 80s, but that does not mean you will to stop having fun. The heart only grows old when you let it. Wishing you a road filled with wonderful and exhilarating moments ahead. Make sure to take a pause if your back or leg starts hurting. Happy 40th birthday.
You are never too old to start a new hobby, but maybe a bit too old to hang around in the clubs. Happy 40th birthday.
At 40, you begin to understand why your parents are so grumpy all the time. Happy birthday!
40 is the time when life gives you everything all at once – dealing with your teenage kids, the exciting promotion you have worked so hard for, midlife crisis and paying off your land mortgage. It never gets boring, trust me. That is the reason why they say that life starts at 40. Happy birthday!
At 20, you love those fast and upbeat songs. You even dance to it all night long. Now, at 40, you can only bob your head to these tunes, your energy now divided by half. At least you still get to clearly hear it! Best forty birthday!
Turning 40 has so many highlights; you have graduated from your kid’s nappy changing and bottle feeding days. You have paid off a couple of loans you have. You have travelled and seen more in your life. You had a couple of promotions and met so many great people in your life. There is no reason to lament this milestone. In fact, every year that you turn a page should be seen as a blessing. After all, life is a gift from God. Happy birthday!
40 years has passed and yet, you are still as handsome from the day we first met. If our love should change, may it grow stronger and overflowing. With you, I know I can accomplish anything. I love you my husband! Happy birthday!
Mom, you are the best friend, shelter and the number 1 cheer leader, a college girl could ever ask for. I wouldn’t be here if not for your patience and understanding of my crazy behaviours when I was in high school. I know I will always need you mom and knowing you are always there gives me comfort. I will do my best to make you proud. I love you! Happy forty birthday!
My friends always mistake you as my older sister. You are allowed to feel deliriously happy today, mom, that’s why I said this. Happy forty birthday!
The good thing about turning 40 is that you don’t look as old as dad do! He has an army of white hair already while you don’t even have one. Best forty birthday, mom.
Forget about the beer tonight and let us indulge ourselves in with the finest things in life. Let us drink that sparkly champagne to our heart’s content. Happy 40th birthday.
Don’t even think about blowing all those candles out, I bought you a 4 and a 0 to make it easier. Happy birthday.
Let’s celebrate the four decades of your wonderful journey. Life is a gift worth appreciating for. Cheers! Awesome forty birthday!
Wishing you more success and brimming health in this wonderful milestone of your life, Happy Birthday!
Our music is now what kids call the classics and the fashion of our youth is getting laughed upon. But hey, those are the greatest moments in our history. Awesome forty birthday!
Raise your glass to this milestone so great. Another set of adventure awaits you. Are you ready? Best forty birthday!
The great thing about turning 40 is that we have hundreds of greetings received on this special day. We know which friends stayed and who will remain for a lifetime. We have a lot of knowledge and experience that people rely on and turn to. Welcome to this great chapter! Don’t worry, you are not alone! Happy forty birthday.
You are born in a decade where many things, in terms of technology, have flourished; such great a fortune to have witnessed those exciting developments and live to tell the tale. Happy forty birthday.
Starting today, you have to cut-off on the sweets and the fatty steaks, However, just for today, you can have one last bite. Best forty birthday! Stay healthy!
It feels like yesterday when you got married and had your first child, lived on your own house with your own family, went on your first out-of-town trip together and took your child to his first day of school. Get ready for more rich moments like this. It will be more awesome, I guarantee you. Awesome forty birthday!
Awesome forty birthday! Wishing you a pocketful of sunshine to keep the darkness at bay, a bagful of health to keep you going, and overflowing love to share with the people you have in your life and to those who you have yet to meet.
You may not be as young now when you were 20, but you are now definitely wiser than you were before. Enjoy life’s journey! Best forty birthday
You can’t turn back time and be 20 again, but you can make beautiful memories and never feel any regret. Happy 40th birthday.
Turning 40 makes you an expert in many things – Expert in household chores or work, a sage of wise advices and wisdom, and a veteran in the field of cool and awesome. Happy birthday!
Forget about the word young. Focus on the word wise, strong and beautiful because you can only be truly so if you managed to pass so many challenges in your journey. Congratulations on four decades of strength and perseverance. Happy 40th birthday
As you grow older, your phonebook and Facebook friend list only grows longer. Good luck on scrolling over it all the way to the end. Happy forty birthday.