150+ Happy Birthday Wishes and Quotes for Son

I have the best son in the world, so I decided to create this big collection of birthday wishes for sons to help every parent express their love to their boy on such a special day.

Although raising a boy is not easy, having a son is a great blessing. Every parent wants to be close to their children, so celebrating your son on his birthday is a great way to a great change in your relationship with him. As you watch your son grow up day after day, so you can find the perfect words for him.

Happy birthday wishes for son

How to Say Happy Birthday Son?

Are you looking for the perfect Happy Birthday wishes for your son? Do you want to convey your feelings and show your love to your dear son on his birthday? Luckily, we’ve got you covered. On this page, we have beautifully crafted over 150 sweet, sentimental, inspirational, and funny birthday wishes and quotes for sons. If your son’s birthday is coming up, send out a message to him saying what you really feel in words that will never be forgotten.

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Sweet Birthday Wishes for Son

First, if you want to send a sweet and sincere message to your son, our general birthday wishes for sons will help you find the right wording. The following includes short and long messages, so check out the list and find the perfect greeting you need to write in the card or share on social media.

  • Happy Birthday, Dear Son! Make a wish and ask God to make all your wishes come true.
  • Can I tell you something on your special day? I would never ask for a better son; your uniqueness makes you the best.
  • Happy Birthday, Son! The party has already begun. Let’s have fun.

Happy Birthday, Son! The party has already begun. Let's have fun.

  • I’ve been awaiting you for many years, so my love for you is unbelievable. Have an incredible birthday.
  • Happy Birthday to my outstanding son! I love you to the moon and back.
  • When you were born, there was a sense of eternal relief that rained down on me. You’re an amazing son.
  • Who could ever be so funny and stubborn at the same time except my boy. Your life is beautiful to watch. Happy Birthday, Son!
  • I’m going to cancel today’s instructions just for your big day. May you have a very happy birthday, dear son.
  • You are and will always be my baby boy, even if you don’t like calling you baby. Happy Birthday to an astounding son!
  • Happy Birthday to our handsome son. Don’t ever forget that I’m always proud of you.
  • When you were young, your big dream was to fly in the sky. Can you tell me what your today’s big dream is?
  • Another year has passed; I’m happy to see you grow in front of my eyes. Enjoy today, honey.
  • Happy Birthday to the guy who is the reason behind my smile every morning. Don’t look around; I’m talking about you, son.

Happy Birthday to the best son ever.

  • You have always been my inspiration, and your smile lights up my days. Happy Birthday, Son!
  • Can you save my message? One day, you will need to read it again and again to know how much I love you. Happy Birthday, Son!
  • I’m the parent of the most wonderful son in the world. You are true and honest, and I hope you grow older with those traits. My sincerest wishes.
  • You are the only one I wish a better life than mine. You’re my precious boy.
  • My son, take heed to my words: the life you want to have is at your fingertips, so never relent in trying, and keep taking actions towards it, but don’t forget to have fun.
  • My son, can you promise me that you won’t let this day pass without having fun with your friends and family? Happy Birthday, Dear!
  • Whether your birthday will open new doors for you or not, I will always be here for you, son. Don’t worry about anything.

birthday wishes for son

  • The Lord brought such an amazing guy into my life. Happy Birthday, my great son!
  • For a long time, my life lacked joy, but that ended the day you were born. Happy Birthday, my joy!
  • I may not be worth looking up to, but you are worth being proud of. I love you, son. Have a unique birthday!
  • You are not just getting more handsome every day, you are also getting more charming as well. Happy Birthday, my dear boy!
  • Sending my best wishes to my cool boy; anyone with eyes can tell that you will be among the best.
  • My son, you came to this life for a reason; try to know it and work hard for it.
  • Happy Birthday to a son whose bright mind makes him a very special son.
  • My son is turning [Number]!! WOW! You finally did it. Get ready to be the future man.
  • I hope that starting from today, you’ll never be the same again, because the glory of God will fill every void in your life. Enjoy your day of glory.
  • My happiness for watching you grow into a young man is beyond limits. Happy Birthday to the best son on Earth!
  • Thank you for filling my life with happy moments and precious memories. Happy Birthday, my lovable son!

Thank you for filling my life with happy moments and precious memories. Happy Birthday, Son!

  • I wish this son the best; a better home than mine, a better partner, and a better life. Happy Birthday!
  • When I remember everyone left my life, I also remember I still have the best of them. Have a superb birthday, son.
  • Happy Birthday, Son! Let’s discuss how the party will be thrown.
  • Don’t ever forget that I’m always here for you and your birthdays. Happy Birthday, my extraordinary son!
  • I have loved you since the day I first looked at your eyes. Today I don’t just love you, I’m totally proud of you, dear. Happy Birthday, Son!
  • Today you are a big boy; I’m wishing that your big day will be as magnificent as you are.

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If you are looking for a short and simple message to send to your son on his birthday or just to share on his Facebook wall, the following short birthday wishes for sons are the best choice for you and even if they don’t help, at least one of them will inspire you to find the perfect wording to finish your greeting card.

  • Happy Birthday, my lovely son! Keep being brave and strong.
  • Happy Birthday, my son! How many people are you going to stun?
  • From a little naughty boy to a handsome man. Happy Birthday to the best son ever!

Happy Birthday, Dear Son!

  • Happy Birthday to the world’s best son, from the world’s luckiest parent.
  • Finally, that’s the perfect picture of the real man. Congrats!
  • Happy Birthday to my son who is the best among his friends and colleagues.
  • Heartiest birthday greetings to my handsome son. May you have a joyous year ahead.
  • Happy Birthday, my lovely boy! Now, smile and enjoy.
  • Today, I raise a glass to the birthday of the most important man in my life, my precious son.
  • Happy Birthday to an exceptional son! Do you know that I love you infinitely?
  • I’m happy I have one of those special kids God dropped a few years ago. Happy Birthday, Son!
  • Happy Birthday to my little champ who can finally sleep alone.

Happy Birthday to my little champ who can finally sleep alone.

  • HBD to BSE. Translation: Happy Birthday to the Best Son Ever!
  • WOW!! I really can’t believe that my baby boy is now an adult. Happy Birthday, Sweetheart!
  • Happy Birthday, Son! Your life is not far from being as perfect as you are.
  • Happy Birthday to my dear son, who has a big heart that never shrinks.

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Funny Ways to Say Happy Birthday Son

Not all funny birthday messages make fun of getting older; there are many clever ways that any parent can use to make their son smile on his big day. If you are looking for a giggle-worthy birthday quote for your son or just want to make your son laugh after reading the message on the card, we have got you covered. The following funny birthday wishes for sons will help any father or mother put a smile on their son’s face. Check out the list and find the message that fits the birthday boy.

  • Who said that birthday presents go to the parents? Whoever said that, they are right.
  • If you just knew how much I love you, you would give me the biggest piece of your birthday cake.
  • Happy Birthday to the boy who made me a diaper-changing champion!

Happy Birthday to the boy who made me a diaper-changing champion!

  • My best wishes to the coolest son ever, regardless of being a noisy boy to our neighbors.
  • I pray that no mischief will ever come near you, even if you’re the one who brings it.
  • Your birthday reminds me of when we dressed you up in a girl’s dress. This never fails to make me laugh.
  • My dear son has not only grown taller than a giraffe, he has also done a lot of enviable things such as being a year older today.
  • Happy Birthday, Son! For putting some cash in the card, sorry, I’m done.
  • Transforming from a baby boy to a handsome man proves that I feed you well, and that makes me the only one who deserves your birthday money.
  • You couldn’t say one single word once upon a time, but today you don’t let a single minute pass without being silent. Happy Birthday, smarty pants!
  • Happy Birthday, Son! There are no “cake in the face” pranks, so don’t run.

funny birthday messages

  • Do you know what the best thing about your birthday is? No bedtime stories anymore. Happy Birthday, my naughty boy!
  • Do you want to know my wish for you? I wish I won’t see clothes on the floor of your room anymore, so what’s your birthday wish?
  • Happy Birthday to the boy who keeps trying to be taller than me. In your dreams, baby.

Read More: Funny Birthday Quotes for Dear Ones

Heartfelt Birthday Wishes for Son

The heart of every parent is filled with emotions and love for their kids. You don’t need to look for a heartfelt message for your son on his birthday, we already know that you want your message to be the most heart-touching one ever. The following heartfelt birthday wishes and greetings for sons are sentimental enough to touch your son’s heart by telling him about the happiness you feel for his presence and how proud you are of him. Pick up the message you like most.

  • Happy Birthday to our phenomenal son! Although we try to be the best parents, there is no doubt that you are the best son any parent could ask for. We love you no matter what.
  • Hugs and kisses to my son on his big day. Holding you in my arms can rub out any pain in my chest. Happy Birthday, my precious son!
  • Congratulations on growing up to be the son I dreamed of having. You always deserve the best.

Congratulations on growing up to be the son I dreamed of having. You always deserve the best.

  • We waited eagerly for your first birthday. Guess what! Since then, we have always waited for your birthdays. No single day will pass without me loving you, my dear son.
  • We couldn’t ask for a more perfect son. You know what!! You are the most wonderful son in the history of perfect sons. Happy Birthday!
  • I thought wealth means being rich till you came along. Since then, I realized that having such a wonderful son is the real wealth. Happy Birthday, my lovely son!
  • You can’t say “son” without hearing “sun”. Maybe that’s because you are like the sun in my life. Happy Birthday, Dear!
  • Maybe it looks like we are your support, but looking deeper, we will find that you are our support. Happy Birthday, Son! May you remain a pillar for the family.
  • Sorry for not posting on your Facebook wall, but that doesn’t mean that I don’t care. You know what!! I’m the only one who waits for your birthdays every single day. Happy Birthday, my great son!
  • Sometimes I think I’m a fantastic parent because I have the most fantastic son ever. Wishing you good luck and the happiest birthday.

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Blessing Birthday Wishes for Son

Do you pray to see your son become a great man in the future? Do you think that you are blessed with a wonderful boy? Yes, every parent does, and that’s why we prepared the following list. If you want to show your son that he is a blessing in your life, we’ve got you covered. If you want to send your prayers to him through a message, we have also got you covered. Read the following birthday prayers for sons with blessings and wishes and you will find the words you need to say.

  • Praying to God to make your dreams come true, so never stop dreaming. Happy Birthday, Son!
  • Son, it’s another celebration with you; this is surely a blessing. Do you know how wonderful it’s to see you grow up fast?
  • It’s hard to raise such a naughty boy, but it’s very easy to love him. Blessings for you on your birthday, honey.

Blessings for your son's birthday

  • Today, I ask God to bless you with the best of everything, just as He blessed us with the best son ever. Happy Birthday, Dear!
  • I’m asking God to brighten your day as you bring light into my life. Have an astounding birthday, son.
  • My dear son, I will always love you and cherish every moment I spend with you, no matter how old you are. I will always wish you the best on your birthday and every day. May God bless you and your life.
  • I’m wishing you bountiful heavenly blessings on your birthday, because God has given me mine, by adding you to my family.
  • Son, as you are a year older, may the blessings that you’ve desired for come running at you. Enjoy your wonderful day!
  • We will never forget this day when God blessed us with a beautiful angel that turned our life upside down. Happy Birthday to my son who is the best gift I have ever received.
  • I can’t find the exact words to tell you how much I love you. Watching you grow up to be that successful man is really a great blessing. Happy Birthday, my wonderful son!
  • All parents pray for their children to grow up fast that they sometimes forget to live as they should. I’m glad you’re growing fast, and I’m doing fine too.

From Mom

Want to be a cool mom? Want to convey your feelings to your dear son? OK, you are in the right place. We prepared some helpful ways for a mother to wish her son a happy birthday. The following birthday wishes for sons from moms can help you take one of them as it is, edit it, or take it as an inspiration to write your personalized wish. Let’s see.

  • All birthday greetings to Mama’s Boy!
  • Happy Birthday to my son who always takes care of me.
  • Happy Birthday, Son! From your sweet mom.

Happy Birthday, Son! From your sweet mom.

  • Happy Birthday to the best son any mother could ask for!
  • You made me a proud mother, and all I can wish you is an amazing celebration.
  • I can’t forget the days when you couldn’t sleep at night without mom’s cuddling. You’ll always be my sweet baby.
  • No feeling can be stronger than that of a mother to her son. You changed my world when you came into it. Happy Birthday, son! I love you forever.
  • All sing, It’s my naughty son’s birthday. My warm wishes to the boy who was always breaking the kitchen utensils.
  • Here we go again! Let’s remember the day I was pregnant with the world’s coolest son.

birthday messages for son from mom

  • Happy Birthday, Son! May our life together as mother and son continue to be love filled.
  • A super-duper son is growing up fast. How cool!
  • Carrying you around for 9 months makes this date the most important to me. Happy Birthday, my adorable son!
  • Sons like you make their moms happy and proud. I’m totally proud of you, my smart boy. Happy Birthday!

From Dad

Young or old, every son needs to hear from his dad. Dads are mentors, teachers, and sometimes idols for their sons, so don’t take it for granted. As a father, sending a message to your son before or during his birthday will be a sweet way to show your love to him. Tell him that you are proud of him and happy to watch him grow up in front of your eyes. These next birthday wishes for sons from dads will inspire you and help you find a perfect one for the card.

  • Happy Birthday, Son! You’ve always been my support. Thank you!
  • Deepest wishes to the guy who takes care of things in my absence.
  • Happy Birthday to the best son any father could ask for!

Happy Birthday to the best son any father could ask for!

  • The joy of every father is to have a son that looks like him and perhaps better. I’m happy that you are as handsome as your dad. Happy Birthday!
  • Can I give you a piece of advice on your special day? Time is like money, so exploit your time for precious things you will be proud of finishing. Happy Birthday to you.
  • You couldn’t say “papa” 10 years ago. Now you can play football like a mini Ronaldo. Happy Birthday to my strong son.
  • Happy Birthday, Son! Remember that you have to build your future well by using your energy for useful things.
  • You don’t know how happy I was when I heard you say “papa” for the first time. Sending you my best wishes.
  • On this special day, I need to tell you something. The father-son relationship is soothing; I enjoyed it with my father, and I’m enjoying it with you, my son. Happy Birthday!
  • Happy Birthday, Son! If I had been half as cool as the guy you are, I would have landed every beautiful girl.

funny birthday message for son from dad

  • Whenever I look at you, I see a picture of myself many years back as a growing young man.
  • Happy Birthday, you son of a great man who really deserves respect!
  • Your birthdays remind me of the day I became a father. Thank you for being such a cool son. Have fun.


Do you have a baby boy? Want to wish your little son a happy birthday in a very special way? If this is your greatest concern right now, we have got you covered. The following birthday wishes for little sons can be an idea bank for any mother or father to send a perfect wish for their adorable son. The list includes sweet, heartfelt, and funny ideas to fit the young birthday boy.

  • Happy Birthday, my little boy! May your day be filled with joy. Let’s celebrate and enjoy.
  • Wishing a wonderful day to you, my little munchkin.
  • Happy Birthday to the sweetest little hero! Wishing you the best, dear.

Happy Birthday to the sweetest little hero.

  • From a remarkable kid to a remarkable teenager, that’s my amazing son. Happy Birthday to you!
  • Happy Birthday to my little candle that lights up my way to the future.
  • Sending you lots of little kisses to fit your cute face.
  • Congrats, son, on growing up fast; that means less trouble and more maturity.
  • My friends always talk about your success. Happy Birthday, my wonderful son!
  • Happy Birthday to my biggest victory, my youngest friend, my adorable son!
  • Best birthday wishes to my son who is one of the most professional gamers in the world.

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Remembering your son-in-law’s birthday is just half the battle; now you have to send him a sweet message through a greeting card or just through social media posts. The biggest benefit from wishing your son-in-law a happy birthday is that you make your daughter happier. Anyway, if your son-in-law is a good person and you love him, don’t waste this opportunity and send him one of the following sweet and heartwarming birthday wishes for sons-in-law.

  • It’s my pleasure to witness the big day of my daughter’s other half. Happy Birthday, dear son-in-law!
  • Happy Birthday, my son-in-law! I can’t find the exact words to tell you that I’m always proud of you and your wife.
  • Happy Birthday to the best son-in-law any parent could ask for.

a birthday message for son-in-law

  • Thank you for accepting me as an in-law. You are such a wonderful guy. Happy Birthday!
  • My dear son-in-law, I’m wishing you a birthday as happy as you make my daughter, and as crazy as she drives you. Thank you for being an amazing son-in-law.
  • Waiting for half the cake from my daughter’s other half, my dear son-in-law. Happy Birthday!
  • Congratulations on being a wonderful son-in-law for one more year. Don’t ever forget your dreams because you are capable of achieving them.

Read More: Heartfelt Birthday Wishes for Son-in-Law


Whether you do it for your life partner or for their boy, it’s important to wish your stepson a happy birthday. Some stepsons are sweet enough to force you to love them, so if you have that amazing stepson who happens to be the birthday boy, surprise him with one cool message that will make his day. These next birthday wishes for stepsons from stepdads and stepmoms can put a smile on your dear stepson’s face.

  • WOW! My stepson took a giant step today. Happy Birthday!
  • A special greeting to an incredible man who I call my stepson.
  • Happy Birthday, Son! Thanks for being with us.

Happy Birthday, Son! I love you to the moon and back.

  • Happy Birthday, Dear Stepson! I have a surprise for you, just as you surprise me every day.
  • Congrats, stepson! I hope your birthday brings you as much joy as you have brought into my life.
  • You have to know that our biological barrier will never stop me from saying I love you. Happiest of birthdays, stepson!
  • Happy Birthday to the beautiful gift life has given me in the form of a stepson.
  • Knowing you was a coincidence, but celebrating your birthday is a great blessing. Happy Birthday, my wonderful stepson!

Birthday Quotes for Son

We’ve scoured the internet to bring you the best birthday quotes for sons. The following quotes will help if you want to add a caption to the image you share on social media. If you want to add a short message to the greeting card, the following quotes will also help. Check out the list and find an ideal note for your son.

  • “Sometimes when I need a miracle, I look into my son’s eyes, and realize I’ve already created one.” — Unknown
  • Seeing a kid running and playing with their parents reminds me of our sweet memories together. Have a splendid birthday and enjoy.
  • “Raising boys has made me a more generous woman than I really am.” — Mary Kay Blakely

Happy Birthday to the best son in the world!

  • No matter how old you grow, I will be the shoulder you lean on. My deepest wishes.
  • If we did a lot for you, you did more for us. You are the best gift to us, son. Happy Birthday!
  • “A boy is a magical creature—you can lock him out of your workshop, but you can’t lock him out of your heart.” — Allan Beck
  • On your special day, I am sending you a special thank-you message for never disappointing me.
  • I live for only one purpose—for you and to make a good dude from you. Happy Birthday to you, baby!
  • “To wake up to the sound of my son saying ‘Mama, mama!’ It’s the best sound ever.” — Miranda Kerr
  • The day you came into my life is the most wonderful day ever. Happy Birthday, my love!

Also Read: 400+ Happy Birthday Wishes

By Age

Do you want to wish your son a happy birthday according to his age? We’ve got you covered. Click on one of the links below to go to the page you want. For example, if your son is turning 18, go to the “18th birthday” page, etc. You can also search for the required age if you didn’t find it here.

1st Birthday | 2nd Birthday | 3rd Birthday | 10th | 13th | 16th | 18th | 20th | 21st | 30th

Boys are not as emotional as girls, so keeping your message short, simple, and maybe funny is very good for your son to enjoy reading your words. Anyway, consider your son’s personality before creating your message.

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Last Updated on May 2, 2024

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