ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Greeting Card Verses & Sayings

Updated on November 22, 2013

If you are a card maker like myself, you know that one of the hardest parts to actually finishing a handmade card is trying to decide what to put on the inside of the card. In fact, the majority of those who sell their handmade cards don't even bother with this step and sell their cards blank, leaving the inside messages up to the individuals who purchase the cards. However, more often than not, people who purchase greeting cards would rather there be some type of message on the inside of the card they purchase and are turned off to buying a handmade card because its blank.

To help with this dilemma, here is a list of some greeting card sayings, quotes, poems and messages you can add to the inside of any blank greeting card to get you started.

Baby Greeting Card Sayings

"A bundle of joy to simply adore, now who in the world could ask for more!"

"Life is filled with lots of things that make it all worthwhile, but none is better than the love found in your baby's smile."

"A baby is cuddles and tickles on toes, the sweet scent of powder, a kiss on the nose. A baby is teddy bears, rattles and pins, meals at midnight, giggles and grins."

"A brand new miracle to call your own."

"A baby is a blessing, a gift from heaven above. A precious little angel to cherish and love."

"Every child begins the world again..." - Henry David Thoreau

"A sweet little treasure sent from above, a coo and a smile, wrapped up in love."

"A baby will make love stronger, days shorter, nights longer, bankroll smaller, home happier, clothes shabbier, the past forgotten, and the future worth living for."

Humorous:

"The joy of having a baby today can only be expressed in two words: tax deduction."

"People who say they sleep like a baby usually don't have one." - Leo J. Burke

"You can learn a lot from children. Like how much patience you have for instance."

"Diaper backwards spells repaid. Think about it." - Marshall McLuhan

Birthday Greeting Card Sayings

"Because today's so special, it really wouldn't do, to send one simple birthday wish to last the whole year through. So this wishes happy moments, a day when dreams come true, and a year that's filled with all the things that mean the most to you."

"Hope lovely surprises are coming your way, to make your birthday a wonderful day."

"This brings a rish for all the best a day and year can bring for someone who should always have the best of everything!"

"Hope all that you do turns out happy for you, and all that you wish comes your way, so each hour will bring every wonderful thing you could ask of a wonderful day."

"May your birthday bring you as much happiness as you give to everyone who knows you."

"This special birthday greeting is being sent your way wish many happy wishes for a truly perfect day."

"Wishing you your happiest birthday yet... a birthday too special to ever forget."

"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been." - Mark Twain

"You can't turn back the clock, but you can wind it up again."

"Age is strictly a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter." - Jack Benny

"A good friend remembers your birthday and not your age."

"Here's to another year of experience."

Humorous:

"Lying about your age is easier now that you forget what it is."

"Growing old is mandatory. Growing up is optional."

"You know you're getting older when the candles cost more than the cake." - Bob Hope

"Birthdays are good for you. Statistics show that people who have the most, live the longest."

"Better to be over the hill than be buried under it."

"So many candles, so little cake."

Love, Wedding, and Anniversary Greeting Card Sayings

"Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things."

"Life is a journey. Love is what makes the journey worthwhile."

"You love me when I'm good or bad, you make me happy when I am sad. Now is the time I want to say, I love you each and every day."

"Dance like no one's watching. Love like its never going to hurt."

"The times we spend together are the best times that I know. I am a better person, because you've made me so."

"My love for you is deep and true. No matter what you do, I'll always be there for you. No matter where you go, I'll always be there beside you. Til the day I die, my love will always stay true to you."

"If I know what love is, it is because of you."

Humorous:

"Honeymoon: A short period of doting between dating and debating."

"If love is blind, why is lingerie so popular?"

"Never go to bed mad. Stay up and fight." - Phyllis Diller

"Love is like war. Easy to begin and hard to end."

Sympathy Greeting Card Sayings

"May knowing you're in the hearts and thoughts of others help you and yours through this time of sorrow."

"You're in my thoughts. Please know how much you are loved and how deeply your loss is felt by all."

"Words can't mend your heartache, but those who care and share your loss wish you comfort and peace of mind. May you find strength in the love of family and in the warm embrace of friends."

"It will be the little things that you remember, the quiet moments, the smiles, the laughter. And although it may seem hard right now, it will be the memories of these little things that help to push away the pain and bring the smiles back again."

Thank You Greeting Card Sayings

"A sincere thank you for all your good wishes and very lovely gift."

Thank you for thinking of me.

"Thank you for this gift, and the gift of knowing you."

"I could never have done it without you. Thanks!"

"I'm grateful to know you, and want to say thanks again, for always being there for me, and being my best friend."

"My day was brighter because of your simple act of kindness."

"You have a special way of making the world a better place."

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • profile image

      unique-crafts 

      5 years ago

      Wonderful! So nice of you to share with us, it is always a problem to sit and think what to write in a card.

    • profile image

      Jeremy Rawlings 

      5 years ago

      Many good ideas for what to write in different situations.

    • M.s Fowler profile image

      M.s Fowler 

      8 years ago from United states

      Beautiful Hub!

    • KoffeeKlatch Gals profile image

      Susan Hazelton 

      8 years ago from Sunny Florida

      You have the most lovely card sentiments. I agree, the words are the hardest part of making the card. I have seen some beautifully made cards that seem to have something missing - what would that be? - word, sayings, sentiment, personalization( is that a word?). Great hub.

    • snehal welde profile image

      snehal welde 

      8 years ago

      I am a card maker myself and at loss for words when it comes to writing inside the card . Thanks for sharing this information. I am definitely going to implement these in my next cards.bookmarking this hub .Loved it

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)