A nice list of get-well wishes comes in handy when a friend or a loved one had an accident or is in recovery. You want them to know you wish them the best, and that you are thinking about them. But finding the words to do so can be challenging.
This is why we put together a collection of get-well wishes to help you express how you feel in a funny, serious, or heartfelt way. If you’re looking to get well wishes for your spouse, child, friend, or boss, here you’ll find considerate messages that will definitely make their day better!
Get well soon wishes for a friend
“A friend in need is a friend indeed,” this is how the story goes. Your friend will definitely appreciate knowing you’re thinking about him when he’s not feeling great.
I’m thinking of you every day, and I hope you have the strength to go through it all and recover quickly. I hope you get back home soon!
I hope you’ll be back on your feet in no time! We need you to get the gang back together! Missing you dearly!
I miss talking to you every day. Do you think they’d let me crash in with you at the hospital? We’d have a blast, I’m sure. Hurry up and get well soon; otherwise, I might need to come to visit you there!
Get well wishes for family members
Is a member of the family recovering from surgery or a health condition? Then it’s a good time to send a get-well wish card!
I know you’re going through a lot right now; I hope everything settles soon and you get a moment to catch your breath and recover. Best wishes!
You are in my heart, in my every thought, and in my prayers. Let nothing get in the way of your recovery; we miss you so much back home!
You are one of the bravest people I know, and you’ll get through this in no time. Don’t lose hope that you’ll be back with your loved ones soon. We’re praying for you!
Get well soon wishes for a child
Maybe your niece or nephew is recovering after surgery. Or maybe you need to help your little one write a get well greeting card for a kid in his class. Whatever the case might be, you’ll find here just the right words!
Get well soon, (name)! We’re looking forward to playing with you again! I hope you’ll be better in no time!
I wish I could take the pain away, but I know this is not possible. Instead, I’m sending you all my love to give you the strength you need in these times. Get better soon, little one!
Little kisses on the cheeks, little kisses on the lips, little kisses on the eyes! Millions of little kisses for my precious little boy/ girl! I hope you feel better soon!
For your love
When you’re in pain, it doesn’t seem as terrible as when the one you love is suffering. Send positive, healing vibes and lots of love to your special someone in a greeting card or a text message!
My love, I hope you’ll feel better soon and come home to the kids and me. There is not an hour that passes by without me thinking of you and sending you healing vibes!
You’re loved and adored, and everybody is waiting for you to come back home. Your hospital stay will be a distant memory soon! Kisses, babe!
I just realized life is no fun without you, don’t make me miss you more! I hope you have a short hospital stay and you’ll be back in my arms as soon as possible!
For coworkers and colleagues
Maybe they are fun to work with. Maybe they are not. But you should still send them get well wishes after surgery or an accident.
Just so you know- we think you’re faking this, so we get to do your work too! But we still like you and hope you get better and are at work soon!
How’s life when you don’t have to wake up early in the morning to get to work? Pretty sweet, ha? Enjoy it while you can; we’re waiting for you to come back to the office as soon as you feel a bit better!
Don’t worry about work while you are in the hospital. We don’t have everything covered, but you will when you get back! Hurry; tasks are piling up on your desk!
For your boss
He might be the nicest guy on the surface of the earth or that guy that steals your sandwich and makes you pay for coffee. Whatever the case, he’ll appreciate you thinking of him when recovering from illness.
We’re not looking forward to having you back at the office anytime soon, so take your time and recover fully before coming in! Warm wishes from your employees!
Rest assured, we’re taking care of everything at the office while you are in the hospital. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at all times!
So sorry to hear you’re not feeling well. I wish you a quick recovery. Please let me know if I can help with anything during this time.
Get well wishes after surgery
Going through surgery is never easy; it doesn’t even matter what kind of surgery it is. Make sure you send kind words of encouragement.
I heard about your surgery; I hope you’re feeling much better already. Take good care of yourself, and have a smooth, uneventful recovery!
I hope you’re taking your time to get well after the surgery. Keep those spirits high, and you’ll be back home in a matter of days! Fingers crossed for a speedy recovery!
You’re stronger than you know, and you’ll be back on the horse in no time after your surgery! I hope you have a 5* hospital experience!
Get well wishes after an accident
Recovery after an accident can be difficult and lengthy. Your friend, colleague, or family member will need all the support they can get during this time. Make sure to let them know you have their back.
We’re here and ready to help if you need anything. Sending lots of love and wishing you to get better as soon as possible after the accident.
I hope you recover quickly after your accident. It must have been pretty hard on you, but you are one tough cookie, and you’ll be back on your feet sooner than you think!
When this is all over, I hope all you’ll remember from it is the outpouring of love you received from all the people around you. Get well soon!
Your accident was such a shocker for all of us. I’m happy to hear your recovery is going great, and the long-term prognosis is good. May God bless you!
Funny get well wishes
Surgery, accident, illness – they’re no fun at all. But we could certainly make someone smile by sending a funny get-well card.
We never thought we’d miss you, but we do! You’re clearly just as much fun as you thought you are. Get on your feet soon; we’re all waiting for you to plan a hot night out!
How’s the hospital stay? Having fun there? Because we’re not having much fun without you! Hurry up and get well!
How’s the hospital food? Enjoying it much? If not, get out of there! We have big plans for you after you recover!
Are you sick or just an attention seeker? Because all eyes are on you now! Praying for your speedy recovery!
Looks like you’re milking this big time, but it’s ok; we understand! Just don’t take too long to recover!
Heartfelt get-well messages
From the bottom of your heart – a message written to touch the recipient’s heart and soul!
You are always in my thoughts and prayers. I wish there would be something I could do to help you get well soon. Please let me know if it is! Kisses & hugs!
So many things to say, so many things to do; get well soon so we can get on with the bucket list! I can’t wait to write more pages in our story together with you!
Your kindness, pure soul, and witty mouth will get you through this as well. Don’t worry about a thing; I’m here for you if you need me. Focus on your recovery and get better soon!
With this list sending get-well messages should be an easy task. Let people you care about know how you feel and that you are hoping they’ll get better soon by sending them a heartfelt text message or greeting card.
By Anne Matea
With a Master’s degree in Management and Communication in Business and over two decades of experience writing content for the digital world, Anne loves to play (with words) and create content that is fun and engaging.
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