21st happy birthday wishes for a son
There are many birthdays in the life of your child that are special. Of course, it would be cruel and unfair to characterize any birthday your child has as less significant since you probably hold a few memories about each and every one of them.
But there are those which mark the arrival of something new in the life of your child. There is a birthday with whose arrival you see your child in a new light, a light that will forever change them.
The 21st birthday is one of these birthdays. When that day comes, your baby boy will no longer be just a child. Now, legally he will be a man, an adult. That is why we are bringing you a set of sweet, funny and honest 21st birthday wishes for a son.
1. Nothing will form you as your first 21 years have formed you. Cherish them, my son.
There can’t be enough set on just how important the formative years are for someone. Everything they do, hear or see will be a part of them throughout their life. It will set the standard for everything else, everything that will follow in their now adult life.
Be sure to remember your sun of that fact. He must keep in mind wh he is, and who his parents are. What kind of people they were. And most important of all, what are the lessons they taught him during their lives together.
He might be an adult now, but he should just throw everything out the window and start as a new person. Remind him to build his adult self from the foundations you laid upon him as a child.
2. Now that you are 21, you can do as you please. Until you get married that is.
No matter what the festive occasion might be, you cannot and must not forget to have a sense of humor. This one of many possible funny 21st birthday wishes for a son reminds us of that. Being an adult promises many forms of freedom to a young man, but there is always the next step, full of obligations and limits.
So dear son, keep on enjoying the adult life, take it by its horns. But, never forget, it won’t, nor should it, last forever. One day you will be with a special someone. Special because she will order you around more than both your mom or dad ever did.
3. You have now entered the age where will reign supreme. Thomas Jefferson
One of the most famous quotes about a person entering their twenties this 21st birthday wish for a son is a great reminder of what really counts once he reaches this age.
From now on, mom and dad won’t make that much of a difference. There is only one thing that will help him excel in his life and all his ambitions and that is will.
He needs to put himself out there every day. He needs to will everything he wants into action. That daily action full of the willingness to succeed will truly make a man out of your boy.
Will is the real ruler in the world of adults. Sure, there are many talented people in many fields of life: But, they can’t braise thought life on talent alone. They need to show the will to success.
Every singe day. Be sure to remind your boy about that on his 21st birthday. Maybe after the cake and celebrations.
4. Time flies by, enjoy your twenties while you can.
Fourth on our list of 21st birthday wishes for a son is a sincere wish, but also one that is similar to what we had for the number two on our list.
The twenties in a person’s life can be one of the most thrilling experiences in their young lives. There have been many books written, throughout time about just that period.
They usually portray a young man in many fork of the road moments. The fun they had during those years made them into either a good, hard-working person or someone who is more prone to indulge in hedonistic amusement rather than doing what he should.
Remind your son to do everything he ever wanted, but also tell him to be cautious off all the negative that could befall him. Spend the twenties of your life the best way you can. Find the right balance of amusement and building for the future.
5. My son, thank you for every moment of these past 21 years. Its been a pleasure and privilege watching your mature into this wonderful man that you are today. Love, Mom
The final entry on our list of 21st birthday wishes for a son is a wish from a mother to her son. Tell him just how special he is for you. Tell him about all the fears you had about him, the first few years, the school years, etc.
All those dear moments that spring to mind when you see him. It’s ok to cry on this day. The boy you once held in your hands just seconds after you brought him into this world is now a real, full-blown man, an adult.
But, that does not change the fact that no matter what, he will always be mamma’s little boy. Well, at least not until he gets a wife or husband.
These five entries conclude our list of 21st birthday wishes for a son. We hope they will help you find the fitting words for that special day.
Adulthood, true adulthood comes with every decision we make. The 21st birthday is most likely the symbol for all those thought decisions that your boy will have to make in the next few years.
Support him and wish him the best, just like you always did. The love of a mother and a father is a true privilege, it trumps every helping hand.
There are not sacrifices like those our parents go through for us while we grow up. With this day, his 21st birthday, let him now that soon it will be his time to do all those things you once did for him.
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