When someone close to us is ill or injured, it is only natural to want to offer words of comfort and well wishes.
But what is there to write other than just ‘get well soon’? Actually, a lot.
A thoughtful ‘get well’ wish has the ability to put a smile on their face in the middle of a tiring day. It can also reassure them of a quick recovery.
If you are unsure about what to write in a get-well card or text message, don’t worry! We’re here to help with this collection of get well wishes in many different styles.
From funny inspirational messages to religious messages, below is a list of motivating get well wishes for your loved one.
No matter what you write, we are sure that just the warm gesture of reaching out will help lift their spirits.
Get Well Wishes
As days and nights pass, you are one step closer to a complete and healthy recovery. Take your time, and know that we are always here for you.
You have always been there to take care of me when I’ve been unwell. Now that the roles are reversed, it’s your turn to relax while I take care of you.
Relax, take it easy, and remember to take your prescribed medication so you can be back on your feet as soon as possible. Wishing you a speedy recovery, buddy.
Get well soon, buddy, so you can once again experience and enjoy what life has to offer. Sending you all my best wishes!
I know that you are injured and in grave pain, but you are stronger than you think. This pain will not be the end of you, as you will get over this distressing time. I wish you a speedy recovery.
Out of all the medicine your doctor has prescribed you, they missed out on the most important one: your best friend’s company! Get well soon so I can finally see you!
I know that recovery is hard work, but I want you to know that you are not alone. There isn’t a day that goes by that you aren’t thought of and wished well. Get better soon, darling!
They say laughter is the best medicine. As you recover from your injury, I will do my best to make you smile and laugh. I hope you feel better.
I send you all my wishes, as well as this basket full of love and happiness. I hope you have safe and quick healing from your illness.
We all miss you so much. We especially miss your kindness and sense of humor. I hope that you recover from your sickness. We are all praying for you.
My love, we are worried about you. Your injury came as a huge blow to all of us. We miss you and pray that you get well soon.
I’m sorry to hear that you’re unwell. Make sure you get plenty of rest so you can carry on living your life. Until then, know that you are in my thoughts and prayers, and I am sending positive thoughts your way.
I hope you feel better soon! Don’t worry; you will bounce back to your healthy and energetic self in no time. Have a smooth recovery.
Sweetheart, I wish I could be with you throughout this tough time. I wish you a miraculous recovery, and I hope that you feel better by the time I’m able to see you again.
I know it must suck to feel unwell, but just remember that you have good friends who you can rely on, who wish you well, and who are willing to help you with anything you need. Take care of yourself!
Get well soon! Don’t lose hope, because the day will come where the Sun will once again shine on you. Until then, rest as much as you can, and listen to the doctors.
It may seem like you are struggling with your injury on your own. But I want to remind you that you are not alone. We are here thinking of you and sending our love and prayers to you. I hope you have a quick recovery.
This sickness that you have caught can do nothing to a strong man like you. Use all that’s left of your strength to beat the sickness!
I hope you get well soon, darling! I hope you know how much we care and are thinking about you during this difficult time. Wishing you better health.
I pray that you get better soon, not just because you are a dear friend, but because you are such an amazing person. I wish you well.
Get well soon, my love. I miss your smile and your presence. Nothing has been the same since you fell ill. I hope that you recover soon so I can hold you in my arms once again.
Get well soon, friend. Just remember, ‘the Sun will come out tomorrow.’ It won’t always be grey skies and rain. So, make sure you are well-rested!
You have overcome many things in your lifetime, so I know you will overcome your illness. I send you a big hug, and I can’t wait to see you healthy again.
Before getting injured, you worked very hard. Now that you are in the hospital, this is your time to get a well-deserved rest. I hope you recover quickly.
Sweetheart, you are a fighter. I know you will recover from your illness with the support of my love, prayers, and strength. I hope you recover quickly.
We miss you and want you to come home as soon as possible, so make sure you are taking your medicine, following doctor’s orders, and above all, cheering up. We will be waiting for you on the other side.
I admire your courage and strength during this difficult time. I know you will beat this sickness. I’m sending you all my love, and my thoughts too.
I don’t know if you know this, but one of the greatest therapists in the world is siblings! Talking to us will guarantee a smile and many laughs. We can help to heal your deepest wounds whilst poking fun at you.
Get well soon, my love. I hope that you will be healed soon. I can’t wait to see you in the next couple of days. I hope you feel better.
Don’t lose your faith. You will recover from this unfortunate time and be back to your happy and energetic self in no time. Get well soon, darling. You will get through this.
Supporting you through a difficult time is the least I can do for you in return for everything that you have done for me and your overwhelming love for me. I miss you, and I hope that you gain your strength and your health back.
You may not have the best health right now, but I hope you know that you are still the best friend ever! Get well soon, sweetie.
It’s hard seeing you in bed sick. I’m used to seeing you jumping around and full of life and energy. I hope the doctors nurse you back to health. Get well soon, my love.
Funny Get Well Soon Messages
I really hope that you feel better as soon as possible, because I’m running out of nice things to say to you!
Your sickness can no longer be tolerated anymore, because I don’t have anyone to laugh with during our lessons, so feel better quickly!
Haven’t you heard the saying, ‘an apple a day keeps the doctor away’? You had to visit the doctor, so you must not have been eating your daily apple! Make sure you don’t forget next time.
I hope you feel better soon, mum. I’m not sure how long I can take eating dad’s home-cooked food (shh, don’t tell him I said that!).
I didn’t think I would miss you as much as I did until I realized I had no one to tease at school. I hope you feel better in no time so I can go back to teasing you again.
I know the hospital isn’t like an all-inclusive resort, but you still get three meals a day, and an adjustable bed, so it’s not too far off, right? Get well soon, friend.
I knew there was always something special about you. Even germs find you attractive! I hope you recover quickly.
I hope you have a speedy recovery, because your work desk is covered with files waiting for you to sort through when you come back.
I used to think that you were invincible, until you got a cold. Now I know that you are human, just like the rest of us. Get well soon.
Hey sister, I hope you recover, but not too quickly, because I want to have just a little bit of peace of quiet before you make noise again!
Are you sure you’re still ill? Maybe you’re feeling better but don’t want to say anything to avoid going back to work. You are so busted! Just kidding. Please feel better soon, and get back to work.
I think it’s time for you to stop stealing the spotlight and get better so I can have some of the attention too! Feel better soon, buddy.
Get well soon, brother! I didn’t think I would miss you as much as I did until I realized that there’s no one to practice my wrestling moves with. I hope you have a speedy recovery so I can fight with you again.
Lying in bed all day is a great opportunity to reflect on life. While you’re at it, why not count the number of little cracks in the ceiling.
I don’t like seeing you ill. I like seeing you healthy, because a healthier you means there’s less work for me to do. So, hurry up and feel better. No pressure!
I bought you some chocolates, but the doctor said that you wouldn’t be able to eat them. So, are you going to get better soon, or will I have to eat them all instead?
I heard you called in sick, but I didn’t think you were actually sick. I feel bad that you used your sick day for actual sickness. I hope you get well soon so we can continue with our work gossip!
Religious Get Well Wishes
Get well soon. I pray that the Lord provides you with utmost strength and comfort while you recuperate.
As you recover in your bed, I pray that God sends His angels to watch and look after you. I hope that you get well very soon.
“There is never a sickness Jesus cannot heal and never a disease Jesus cannot cure. To God’s power, nothing is impossible!” – T.B. Joshua. Get better soon. God will heal you from your sickness.
Even though we cannot see the Lord physically, just know that He is there with you as you recover. I am praying for you today.
God will never leave you nor forsake you. I pray that God will keep you in His care as you recover.
“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.” – Psalm 46.1. I pray that God’s strength will manifest into you to help you recover and recuperate.
I pray that God will restore your health, that you will have a safe recovery, and that He will make you feel better. Keep believing and having faith that He shall heal you.
By God’s grace, your health will be restored. Until then, keep being strong; pray and stay well rested. We are all praying for you to be well.
Even though you are not feeling well, I pray that healing will enter your body and soul and remove any pain and discomfort in Jesus’ name. I hope you recover soon!
Don’t give up nor lose hope. I want you to know that God is listening to our prayers. You will be better and healthy again. I hope you have a speedy recovery.
Get Well Quotes
“The treatment is really a cooperative of a trinity–the patient, the doctor, and the inner doctor.” – Ralph Bircher
“The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.” – Voltaire
“Get well cards have become so humorous that if you don’t get sick, you’re missing half the fun.” – Flip Wilson
“It’s OK to take time off and say to friends that I need to get well.” – Ant McPartlin
“Throughout history, ‘tender loving care’ has uniformly been recognized as a valuable element in healing.” – Larry Dossey
“There is one consolation in being sick, and that is the possibility that you may recover to a better state than you were ever in before.” – Henry David Thoreau
“The most important thing in illness is to never lose heart.” – Vladimir Lenin
“This card is sent to cheer you
As you’re confined to bed
I’m sure it’ll feel all worthwhile
In the happier days ahead.”
– John Walter Bratton
“Okay, so today you’re feeling low
But soon you will be better, you know
Listen to the doctors you meet
And before you know it, you’ll be back on your feet.”
– Catherine Pulsifer
“Get well soon my dear. You’re the only one in my life. May the Lord be with you for the quick recovery.” – Jentrinda Banda
“When I see the Moon, I think of you. So, get well soon, and you’ll be good as new.” – Ellice Booth
“Heard you’re feeling not so good and need some cheering up, something that would brighten your day and say you’re valued much. We pray that you will feel God’s love and know that He is near and that we all are thinking of you and want to show we care.” – M.S. Lowndes
To Wrap Up…
It can be tough to know just what to say to someone who’s injured or feeling very sick. You can start by thinking about how you imagine the person is feeling both physically and emotionally, and what your relationship is like with them.
However, when you want to write your get well soon card or message, try to make sure that you choose your words carefully.
Genuine care can make a difference in people’s lives. It can help them get through their day, as well as show them how much you care for their well-being and are hoping they will recover soon.
Whether it is written on a card or sent as a text message, a few uplifting words will be deeply appreciated by the person on the receiving end, and it will help them get through their recovery.
We hope that you found the perfect way to send your well wishes in this article. Do feel free to mix and match to find a get well wish that is unique to you.
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