26 50th Birthday Sayings


Needing 50th Birthday Sayings? Youíve come to the right place. Here you will find our compilation of verses, phrases and wishes about turning fifty and quotes. Feel free to read through these to get some ideas of what you would like to write to someone celebrating the big five-O. If you are lost for words, why not take one of our phrases and make it your own. That's why we are here, to help!


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  1. Your half a century old! What an accomplishment. Lets celebrate the last 50 years and move on to the next 50 years of your life.

  2. When everyone turns 50, the face they are left with is that of which they deserve.

  3. Being 50 is great, so long as all your friends are 60!

  4. Turning 50 isnít the end. On the contrary, turning 50 is the beginning of the next half century of your life.

  5. You are only as old as you feel, so feel 50 years young and you will never be 50 years old.

  6. Youíre not 50, youíre 25 x 2! Youíve got twice the experience you had at 25 but with the same feeling.

  7. 50 is the new 30, think young and you will be young.

  8. When youíre 70 you will wish to be 50 again, so enjoy it while you can. 70 is less than half your years away.

  9. Well you made it a half a century, that's got to count for something!! 

  10. 50 is a great achievement in ones life!  You should be very proud.

  11. Birthdays are so precious, and particularly your 50th!  So eat some cake and celebrate!

  12. Happy 50th birthday to someone who deserves to celebrate!

  13. Can you believe we made it to 50?  Who'd ever think!

  14. Fifty always seemed so far away, yet it's here already.  Shows how short life is.  So glad you've always made the best of it and have so much to look back on and smile. 

  15. Flirty at fifty seems like the way to be!  So get you're flirt on and get out there and live you're fifties!

  16. Beautiful at 50!  You still look as beautiful as the day we met!  Happy 50th.

  17. 50 years have gone by and you've survived every one of them with great stride!  You have so many wonderful memories to look back on and so many more memories to be made!

  18. Wow, 50 has finally caught up to you.  By looking at you the last 50 years, you wouldn't know it!  You just as strong and fierce as ever!

  19. You're 50 and loving it, or at least I hope!  This is a wonderful occasion and you should be living it up!

  20. What does turning 50 mean?  Well to me, it means you've lived 50 wonderful years with so many wonderful memories to look back at!  And it also means you have 50 wonderful years of guidance under you're belt.

Quotes about turning 50 years old:

  1. Forty is the old age of youth; fifty is the youth of old age.
    French proverb

  2. I'm not 50, I'm 49.95, plus tax.
    Author Unknown

  3. Nature gives you the face you have at twenty, but it's up to you to merit the face you have at fifty. Coco Chanel

  4. The years between fifty and seventy are the hardest. You are always being asked to do things, and yet you are not decrepit enough to turn them down.
    T.S. Eliot

  5. After a man is 50, you can fool him by saying he is smart, but you can't fool him by saying he's pretty.
    E.W. House

  6. 50 years: here's a time when you have to separate yourself from what other people expect of you, and do what you love. Because if you find yourself 50 years old and you aren't doing what you love, then what's the point?
    Jim Carrey

When someone turns 50, the feeling that life string is getting short may be on their minds. But what they need to be reminded of is what they do with the rest of their string is what counts. They need to live each day to the fullest and enjoy every second as we are sure there will be many more birthdays to celebrate, but no need to waste those days in between waiting for the next.

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