50+ Halloween Quotes to Awaken Your Spooky Spirit

full moon with a dark tree.

Halloween is quickly approaching so whether you enjoy scary movies or prefer indulging in sweet treats, the month of October will surely provide both. You can even decorate your house with pumpkins, flowers and spooky decorations.

All Hallows’ Eve is the one night of the year where you can abandon normal life and fully embrace another persona. Do you want to be a ghost this year? Or are you more of the princess type? Whatever identity you choose, we hope you embrace it fully. These Halloween quotes will awaken your Halloween spirit and ignite the haunted season ahead.


Happy Halloween Quotes


  1. “Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn and caldron bubble.” – William Shakespeare
  2. “When witches go riding, and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers, ‘tis near Halloween.”  – Unknown
  3. “There is magic in the night when pumpkins glow by moonlight.” – Unknown
  4. “I love Halloween, and I love that feeling: the cold air, the spooky dangers lurking around the corner.” – Evan Peters
  5. “Clothes make a statement. Costumes tell a story.” – Mason Cooley
  6. “Nothing on Earth so beautiful as the final haul on Halloween night.” –  Steve Almond
  7. “Shadows of a thousand years rise again unseen, voices whisper in the trees, ‘Tonight is Halloween!'” – Dexter Kozen
  8. “Ghosts and goblins come to play on October’s final day!” – Rusty Fischer
  9. “‘Tis the night—the night of the grave’s delight, and the warlocks are at their play; Ye think that without the wild winds shout, but no, it is they—it is they.” – Cleveland Coxe
  10. “By the pricking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes.” – William Shakespeare
  11. “Trick or treat, bag of sweets, ghosts are walking down the street.” – Unknown


Funny Halloween Quotes

orange and black roses on a black cloth.
Have a spook-tacular Halloween with these orange roses.


  1. “Say boo and scary on.” – Unknown
  2. “It’s Halloween; everyone’s entitled to one good scare.” – Brackett, Halloween (1978)
  3. “Ghosts, like ladies, never speak ‘til spoken to.”  – Richard Harris Barham
  4. “The only thing we have to fear is fear itself…and spiders.” – Unknown
  5. “During the day, I don’t believe in ghosts. At night, I’m a little more open-minded.” – Unknown
  6. “The only thing that really scares me about Halloween is running out of candy.” – Melanie White
  7. “Know why mummies never reveal their true age? ‘Cause they like to keep it under wraps.”
    – Unknown
  8. “The real monsters are the people that give away little boxes of raisins instead of Halloween candy.” – Mike Raphone
  9. “Knock! Knock! Who’s there? Wanda Witch! Wanda Witch who? Wanda Witch you a Happy Halloween!” – Unknown
  10. “What is a ghost’s favorite dessert? Boo-berry pie with ice scream!” – Unknown


Favorite Halloween Movie Quotes

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Place these spooky treats next to your festive florals.


  1. “Be afraid … Be very afraid.” – Ronnie, The Fly (1986)
  2. “I would like, if I may, to take you on a strange journey.” – The Criminologist, The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)
  3. “I’ve seen enough horror movies to know that any weirdo wearing a mask is never friendly.” – Lizabeth, Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives (1986)
  4. “I’m a homicidal maniac, they look just like everyone else.”
    – Wednesday, The Addams Family (1991)
  5. “Do you believe in destiny? That even the powers of time can be altered for a single purpose? That the luckiest man who walks on this earth is the one who finds … true love?” – Dracula (1992)
  6. “One, two, Freddy’s coming for you. Three, four, better lock your door. Five, six, grab your crucifix. Seven, eight, gonna stay up late. Nine, ten, never sleep again.”
    – Children, Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
  7.  “You are too precious for words, why I could just… eat you alive!”
    – Margaret, The Addams Family (1991)
  8. “Sometimes the world of the living gets mixed up with the world of the dead.” – Mrs. Mills, The Others 2001
  9. “When there’s no more room in hell, the dead will walk the earth.” – Televangelist, Dawn of the Dead (2004)
  10. “Death has come to your little town, Sheriff. You can either ignore it, or you can help me to stop it.” – Dr. Sam Loomis, Halloween (1978)


Disney Halloween Quotes

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Get your frightful flowers here.


  1. “I’m a master of fright and a demon of light, and I’ll scare you right out of your pants.” – Jack Skellington, The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
  2. “You can’t tell what’s in a monster’s heart just by looking at ’em. I mean, sometimes, some of the slimiest, raunchiest, ugliest little monsters turn out to be the nicest.” – Aggie Cromwell, Halloweentown (1998)
  3. “It’s all just a bunch of hocus pocus!”  – Max, Hocus Pocus (1993)
  4. “There’s children throwing snowballs instead of throwing heads. They’re busy building toys and absolutely no one’s dead!” – Jack Skellington, The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
  5. “Magic is really very simple, all you’ve got to do is want something and then let yourself have it.” – Aggie Cromwell, Halloweentown (1998)
  6. “So this world wide web I’ve heard about… Does it involve spiders?” – Aggie Cromwell, Halloweentown (1998)
  7. “Sisters, All Hallow’s Eve has become a night of frolic, where children wear costumes and run amok!” – Winifred Sanderson, Hocus Pocus (1993)
  8. “I am the shadow on the moon at night, filling your dreams to the brim with fright.” – Oogie Boogie Man, The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
  9. “Oh look, another glorious morning. Makes me sick!” – Winifred Sanderson, Hocus Pocus (1993)
  10. “That’s right. I AM THE PUMPKIN KING!”- Jack Skellington, The Nightmare Before
    Christmas (1993)


After Halloween Quotes

block rose on a plate with glow in the dark spiders.
Black roses and chocolate covered cookies, a match made in…


  1. “Some people are born for Halloween, and some are just counting the days until Christmas.” – Stephen Graham Jones
  2. “I have to be honest. I don’t really look forward to Halloween as much as November 1st. November 1st should be named ‘Discount Candy Day.’” – Theresa Weaver
  3. “October extinguished itself in a rush of howling winds and driving rain and November arrived, cold as frozen iron, with hard frosts every morning and icy drafts that bit at exposed hands and faces.” – J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
  4. “The house was very quiet, and the fog—we are in November now—pressed against the windows like an excluded ghost.”  – E.M. Forster, Howards End
  5. “There is October in every November and there is November in every December! All seasons melted in each other’s life!” – Mehmet Murat ildan
  6. “Welcome sweet November, the season of senses and my favorite month of all.” – Gregory F. Lenz
  7. “We’re the house that’s playing Christmas music by November 1.” – Jonathan Scott
  8. “I have come to regard November as the older, harder man’s October. I appreciate the early darkness and cooler temperatures. It puts my mind in a different place than October. It is a month for a quieter, slightly more subdued celebration of summer’s death as winter tightens its grip.”
    – Henry Rollins
  9. “The quiet of October is refreshing, The quiet of November, oppressing.” – Terri Guillemets
  10. “November is auspicious in so many parts of the country: the rice harvest is already in, the weather starts to cool, and the festive glow which precedes Christmas has begun to brighten the landscape.” – F. Sionil Jose


Whether you spend your Halloween night hunting for candy, binging classic movies or dancing the night away in your best costume, we hope you make the most of it. The spirits are only awake for one night a year, and if you don’t celebrate with them now, you must wait 365 days to hang out with them again.

Once Halloween is over, however, you can begin planning for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Fall is one of the most exciting times to decorate with flowers, wreaths and decor galore. We hope you enjoy this spooky season while it’s here; however, once it’s gone, get ready, because more festivities await!