What To Write: Birthday Wishes & Quotes For Husband

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He’s your husband, your partner, your best friend. The man who wows you with his kisses and amazes you with his strength. He’s the love of your life. And he’s everything to you.

But how to tell him that? How to express even some small part of all you feel in your happy birthday message for your husband?

Whether you have no clue where to start or need a bit of a friendly nudge, we’re here for you. We’ve got lots of ideas for what to say to your husband on his birthday, and by the time you’re finished, your husband will definitely know how much you appreciate and love him.

Sweet Birthday Sentiments for Your Husband

If you’ve been wondering, “What to write in a birthday card for my husband?” you’ll find heartwarming inspiration here. For sweeter birthday sentiments for a husband, here are some examples that will surely melt his heart.

  • You’re my strength, my anchor, my everything. And I love you with all my heart.
  • You make me so happy.
  • I appreciate so many things about you—your strength, your calmness, your character and integrity, your sense of humor and how fun you are.
  • I rely on you so much—for your wisdom, strength, encouragement, and belief in me. And for your love.
  • You’re so much fun to be married to. I love every day of our life together.
  • You do so many things to make life more full of smiles and love. And I appreciate every one of them.
  • Thank you so much for everything you do—and everything you are.

Praise Your Husband in His Birthday Card

Your husband’s birthday is an opportunity to praise him with words you may not often express. Borrowing birthday quotes and sayings for a husband is another great way to compliment him! Here are suggestions that include many ways to show your admiration.

  • The kids are so lucky to have you as an example and inspiration in their lives.
  • You’re such a caring and supportive husband.
  • I’m so lucky to have you as my wonderful partner and husband.
  • You’re my best friend, my partner in life, my husband, my love…my everything.
  • You make me so happy just by being the man and the husband you are.
  • Even after all this time, you never stop amazing me.
  • I know how lucky I am to be married to you. You’re an amazing husband and father, and I love you.
  • “I know what it is to live entirely for and with what I love best on earth. I hold myself supremely blest — blest beyond what language can express; because I am my husband’s life as fully as he is mine.” — Charlotte Brontë
  • “Your love shines in my heart as the sun that shines upon the earth.” — Eleanor Di Guillo
  • “To my husband: You are my happy ending.” — Unknown

Heartwarming & Romantic Birthday Wishes for the Husband

If you’d like to make him weak in the knees, then you’ll LOVE adding these messages into your romantic birthday wishes for husband!

  • I love your smile, your kiss, your touch.
  • I love the way you encourage and believe in me.
  • I love how strong and caring you are.
  • I love your sense of humor and the way you can always make me laugh.
  • I love what a good man you are, how you’re so down-to-earth and willing to help others.
  • “It was love at first sight. It was love at the hundredth sight and the thousandth sight, too.” — Unknown

Long-distance Birthday Messages for Your Husband

Kindling the sparks of love while you and your husband are apart can be difficult. If you can’t be together on his birthday, you’ll especially want to make him feel close to you. Here are romantic birthday quotes and sayings for a husband to help you heat things up.

  • I so wish I could be with you to celebrate. But know that I’m celebrating you in my heart…and that I love you so incredibly much.
  • Happy Birthday, Husband! Even though we’re separated by miles, our hearts are forever intertwined. Can’t wait to celebrate together soon.
  • Happy Birthday to the man who has my heart no matter the distance. Our love will always bridge the miles between us.
  • “My darling, every time I have ever been away from you, I have been thrilled when I returned to discover just how wonderful you are. While I am away, I try to convince myself that you really are not, could not be, as sweet and beautiful as I remember. But when I see you, I fall in love with you all over again.” — Jimmy Carter
  • “I exist in two places, here and where you are.” — Margaret Atwood
  • “’Cause, baby, there ain't no mountain high enough
    Ain't no valley low enough
    Ain't no river wide enough
    To keep me from getting to you, babe.”
    — Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell

Short Birthday Blessings for Husband

You can pack a lot of love into short blessing birthday wishes for a husband! Check out these short and sweet messages for inspiration.

  • I feel so lucky and grateful to be sharing life with you.
  • I love you with all my heart.
  • I love you more than any words can say.
  • I think you’re amazing, and I love you so much.
  • I keep falling more and more in love with you all the time.
  • We have an amazing life together. And it’s all because of you.
  • You mean more to me than I could ever say.
  • To my husband on his birthday…All my appreciation, all my gratitude, all my heart, and all my love.

Funny Birthday Messages for Husband

Keep it flirty and fun by including one of these funny birthday messages for your husband! He’ll be glad you did.

  • I’m going to really enjoy giving you your birthday present…and I think I can promise your satisfaction will be guaranteed!
  • Birthday Coupon: Good for unlimited kisses and a hot night of birthday sex!
  • I appreciate you, I’m grateful for you, I love you. (And yes, there will be birthday sex.)
  • Happy birthday to my amazing husband…from the incredible partner of your dreams!
  • Birthday Coupon: Good for one day free from chores, jobs, tasks, problems, and worries.
  • Marriage is all about teamwork: We talk, we discuss the options…then we both agree to do it my way!
  • I married a total hunk!
  • No husband could be hotter or sexier than you!

Try Creating Your Own Birthday Messages For Your Husband

Hopefully, after reading through our ideas and suggestions on husband birthday messages, you’re no longer wondering what you can possibly find to say in your husband's birthday card. Keep in mind that you can always pick and choose from any of the above examples and mix them together to create your own longer, unique birthday card message. Or you can simply use them as jumping-off points for some more specific thoughts and feelings you’d like to express.

Just remember: Be authentic. Be real. And be true to you and the relationship you two share. If you follow those guidelines, you can’t miss.

Add a Digital Gift Card to Your Husband's Birthday Card

Pair a digital gift card with a personalized birthday ecard, for an extra-special surprise for the recipient. Simply select the retailer you’d like to purchase a gift card from then you’ll enter the name and email of the recipient and send. If you’re an American Greetings member you only pay the amount of the egift card. We also have a checkout-as-guest option for a $1.99 fee. Choose from our selection of retailers including Sephora, Nike, Starbucks, Fandango, Target and more!


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