Gifts Ideas

birthday

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I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity. 
~ Eleanor Roosevelt 


I used to be good with kids, but as I get older, I'm grumpy and terrible with them. As for doing a gig at a 6-year old's birthday party, you couldn't pay me enough. 
~ Johnny Vegas 


I wanted to buy a candle holder, but the store didn't have one. So I got a cake. 
~ Mitch Hedberg 


I'm amazed. When I was 40, I thought I'd never make 50. And at 50 I thought the frosting on the cake would be 60. At 60, I was still going strong and enjoying everything. 
~ Gloria Stuart 


I'm not materialistic. I believe in presents from the heart, like a drawing that a child does. 
~ Victoria Beckham 


If you can give your child only one gift, let it be enthusiasm. 
~ Bruce Barton 


If you look over the years, the styles have changed - the clothes, the hair, the production, the approach to the songs. The icing to the cake has changed flavors. But if you really look at the cake itself, it's really the same. 
~ John Oates 


In 1993 my birthday present was a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame. 
~ Annette Funicello 


It is lovely, when I forget all birthdays, including my own, to find that somebody remembers me. 
~ Ellen Glasgow 


It was on my fifth birthday that Papa put his hand on my shoulder and said, 'Remember, my son, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm.' 
Sam Levenson 


Let them eat cake. 
~ Marie Antoinette 


Let us celebrate the occasion with wine and sweet words. 
~ Plautus 


Like many women my age, I am 28 years old. 
~ Mary Schmich 


Love the giver more than the gift. 
~ Brigham Young 


Most of us can remember a time when a birthday - especially if it was one's own - brightened the world as if a second sun has risen. 
~ Robert Lynd 


My biggest hero, Gregory Peck, was my birthday present on April 14, 1973. I just sat and stared at him. 
~ Loretta Lynn 


My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me. 
~ Jim Valvano 


My mother asked me what I wanted for my birthday, so I said I wanted to read poetry with her. 
~ Guy Johnson 


New Year's Day is every man's birthday. 
~ Charles Lamb 


Only then, approaching my fortieth birthday, I made philosophy my life's work. 
~ Karl Jaspers