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100 Happy Birthday Dad Wishes, Quotes and Captions


If it’s your dad’s birthday and you’ve got a great photo you want to share, we have gathered all the best happy birthday dad quotes and happy birthday dad wishes for your next post. We have also included a few birthday Instagram captions for your dad.

Our Favorite Happy Birthday Dad Wishes

I’m the luckiest person to have a dad like you. Happy birthday!

Don’t worry, I already know my present is my dad’s favorite. Have a fabulous birthday!

No ifs, ands or buts about it: You really are the best dad anyone could have. Happy birthday!

I hope you know how much joy my dad’s presence brings. Happy birthday dad.

I love you today, tomorrow and forever. Happy birthday, dad!

A great day to celebrate a great dad! Happy birthday, and cheers to many more.

Dad, you’ll always be my favorite superhero! HBD!

Decorations with happy birthday dad wishes

You make our world a better and brighter place — happy birthday dad!

Happy Birthday to my gorgeous dad. You’re the best! Cheers to a brilliant day.

Wishing the best dad in the galaxy an out-of-this-world birthday!

Congrats on getting another candle on the cake, dad!

Wishing the most wonderful dad the best birthday ever!

HBD, big guy! I love you more than you’ll ever know.

You’re one-of-a-kind and I love you so much. Happy birthday, dad!

Happy birthday, dad! I love you!

Happy birthday, old man!

Cheers to my dad’s own personal new year — let’s make it one for the books!

You’re the brightest star in the galaxy! Happy birthday to my dad!

Cupcake with short funny birthday wishes

Wishing my bestie – my dad – the absolute best on his b-day!

Happy Birthday to such a fabulous dad! Wishing you many blessings for the year ahead.

I hear today is my dad’s birthday. Another year older is another year wiser dad.

Cheers to more fun, more memories, and more cake! Happy birthday!

Cheers to another trip around the sun! Keep on shining and have an amazing birthday dad!

Thank you for always being a dad I can count on. Happy birthday!

Happy birthday to my best dad in the whole wide world.

If you like these, you might also want to check out our other lists of Mother-In-Law Birthday Quotes, Daughter Birthday Wishes, Son Birthday Wishes, Mom Birthday Quotes and Short Birthday Wishes.

Short Dad Birthday Quotes for Instagram

“To her, the name of father was another name for love.” – Fanny Fern

“Dads are most ordinary men turned by love into heroes, adventurers, story-tellers, and singers of song.” – Pam Brown

“The older you get the better you get, unless you are a banana.” — Betty White

“Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional.” — Chili Davis

“Youth is a gift of nature but age is a work of art.” — Stanislaw Lec

Decorations with short dad birthday quotes for Instagram

“Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.” — Mark Twain

“I intend to live forever. So far, so good.” — Steven Wright

“Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else.” — Margaret Mead

“Being a daddy’s girl is like having permanent armor for the rest of your life.” — Marinela Reka

“I think my mom put it best. She said, ‘Little girls soften their daddy’s hearts.'” – Paul Walker

“You are only young once, but you can stay immature indefinitely.” — Ogden Nash

“The best birthdays of all are those that haven’t arrived yet.” — Robert Orben

Decorations with short birthday party quotes for Instagram

“You know you are getting old when the candles cost more than the cake.” — Bob Hope

 “The older I get the smarter my father seems to get.” – Tim Russert

“From our birthday, until we die, is but the winking of an eye.” — William Butler Yeats

“My daughter got me a ‘World’s Best Dad’ mug. So we know she’s sarcastic.” – Bob Odenkirk

“Aging seems to be the only available way to live a long life.” — Kitty Collins

“Age is something that doesn’t matter, unless you are a cheese.” — Billie Burke

“For all the advances in medicine, there is still no cure for the common birthday.” — John Glenn

“All the world is a birthday cake, so take a piece, but not too much.” — George Harrison

“Inside every older person is a younger person – wondering what the hell happened.” — Cora Harvey Armstrong

“Today is the oldest you have been, and the youngest you will ever be. Make the most of it!” — Nicky Gumbel

“Birthdays are a great time to stop and appreciate gravity. Sure, it makes things sag as you get older, but it also keeps my cake from flying all over the room so you don’t have to chase it.” — Greg Tamblyn

 “By the time a man realizes that his father was right, he has a son who thinks he’s wrong.” – Charles Wadsworth

Cake with candles with funny inspirational birthday quotes by Meredith

 “Being a father is the single greatest feeling on earth. Not including those wonderful years I spent without a child, of course.” – Ryan Reynolds

“A father carries pictures where his money used to be.” – Steve Martin

“Birthdays are good for you. Statistics show that the people who have the most live the longest.” — Larry Lorenzoni

“The old believe everything, the middle—aged suspect everything, the young know everything.” — Oscar Wilde

Cake with candle and short funny birthday quotes by Dangerfield

“Why is a birthday cake the only food you can blow on and spit on and everybody rushes to get a piece?” — Bobby Kelton

 “I’ve been to war. I’ve raised twins. If I had a choice, I’d rather go to war.” –George W. Bush

Best Happy Birthday Dad Captions

  • Life is a journey and you’re enjoying every mile of it.
  • Cheers to you! Happy Birthday to my dad!
  • It’s my dad’s birthday and she’s never looked better. Here’s to you!
  • It’s my dad’s favorite holiday…my dad’s birthday!
  • Telling everyone in sight that it’s my dad’s birthday!
  • Gonna party like it’s my dad’s birthday…’cause it is.
Cupcake with best happy birthday dad captions
  • If I appear to be in a great mood today, don’t be alarmed. It’s my dad’s birthday!
  • Why so many candles for such a small cake? I guess you’re getting old.
  • My dad is just the right mix of chaos and love.
  • Life’s too short to not eat cake.
  • Happy birthday to the funniest person I know — my dad.
  • Taking the day off. It’s my dad’s birthday.
Sparklers with short happy birthday captions for friends
  • Announcement: Today is my dad’s birthday!
  • It feels like I’ve only aged 1 year since my dad’s last birthday.
  • Calories don’t count today because it’s my dad’s birthday!
  • Today, you’re going to party like it’s my dad’s birthday. Oh wait, it is!
  • Not wasting a single second of my dad’s birthday today.
  • Dad’s are awesome friends we didn’t have to find.
  • Turning my dad’s birthday into a lifestyle.
  • Who knew another year could look this good? Aging looks good on you.
  • Nice growing up with you!
  • Life would be a bore without you as my dad.
  • My dad’s birthday week starts…now!
  • If you’re reading this, it’s my dad’s birthday.
Cupcake with funny dad birthday captions
  • Making my dad’s years count instead of counting the years.
  • I have no shopping budget today, it’s my dad’s birthday!
  • Dads and daughters are joined heart to heart.
  • You can’t help being cute, You’re the birthday boy.
  • Work hard. Play hard. Eat cake. That’s now my dad’s life and birthday motto.
  • My dad’s birthday should be a holiday.
  • Move over coffee, today is a day for champagne.
Chocolake cake with funny birthday cake captions
  • Here’s to the best birthday for the best dad!
  • My dad’s birthday is tomorrow…just in case anyone was wondering.
  • It’s my dad’s birthday and I’ll eat cake if I want to.
  • Warning: It’s my dad’s birthday today!

Short Happy Birthday Captions for Your Dad

  • Dads are forever!
  • Lovin’ my dad’s birthday glow.
  • Best. Age. Ever. Happy Birthday to my dad!
  • Hugs, kisses and birthday wishes.
  • Keep calm…it’s my dad’s birthday!
  • It’s my dad’s birthday and that’s the tea.
  • Pop the bubbly, it’s my dad’s birthday!
Clouds and mountains with short 38th birthday captions for Instagram
  • Good news: Today is my dad’s birthday!
  • Did someone say it’s my dad’s birthday?!
  • Peace, love and birthday fun!
  • Birthday vibes all around.
  • I think this will be my dad’s favorite age yet!
  • Birthday wishes and butterfly kisses.
  • Today you’re just a whole year more incredibler.
  • Found my dad’s birthday crown.
Party with friend birthday Instagram captions
  • There’s a sort of birthday magic in the air.
  • I can’t stop smiling. It’s my dad’s birthday.
  • Let my dad’s birthday shenanigans begin!
  • Thankful that I can call you my dad.
  • My dad’s birthday, my dad’s rules.
  • Epic dad dadent
  • A little birthday party for you!

So that is it for our list of wishes, quotes and captions. We hope you found the perfect one for you.

Now go share your photo!

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About the Author

Laynni Locke

I am Laynni Locke, a Canadian writer, reader and traveller with a passion for sharing life’s moments on social media. Keeping friends and family in the loop of our lives though photos and videos has become an essential activity for most.

And it doesn’t matter if you are travelling, celebrating a special occasion or just appreciating day-to-day life, when you take that perfect photo you are going to need the perfect caption or quote before you share it. Which is why we started Routinely Shares, providing comprehensive lists of quotes and captions to cover every occasion, adventure or loved one.

With extensive experience as a travel writer, social media specialist and grant writer, I have made it my mission to curate the best and easiest to use lists for your next post.

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