Short Halloween Quotes
  • “Hell is empty and all the devils are here.” —William Shakespeare
  • “The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.” —Eden Phillpots
  • “Where there is no imagination, there is no horror.” —Arthur Conan Doyle
  • “It’s all just a bunch of hocus pocus!” —Max, Hocus Pocus
  • “Something wicked this way comes.” —William Shakespeare
  • “It’s Halloween, everyone’s entitled to one good scare.” —Brackett
  • “When black cats prowl and pumpkins gleam, may luck be yours on Halloween.” 
  • “There is something haunting in the light of the moon.” —Joseph Conrad
  • “Werewolves howl. Phantoms prowl. Halloween’s upon us now.” —Richelle E. Goodrich
  • “Never trust anything that can think for itself if you can’t see where it keeps its brain.” —J.K. Rowling
  • “Trick or treat, a bag of sweets, ghosts are walking down the street.” 


Sweet Halloween Sayings
  • “I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.” —L. M. Montgomery
  • “Clothes make a statement. Costumes tell a story.”—Mason Cooley
  • “When black cats prowl and pumpkins gleam, may luck be yours on Halloween.” 
  • “The farther we’ve gotten from the magic and mystery of our past, the more we’ve come to need Halloween.” —Paula Guran
  • “Wishing you a spooktacular Halloween!”
  • “Hope you don’t have a scare in the world this Halloween!” 
  • “October brings crisp, cool nights and Halloween frights.” 
  • “Wishing you a spooky good October and a fang-tastic Halloween!” 
  • “A candy a day keeps the monsters away.” 
  • “There is a child in every one of us who is still a trick-or-treater looking for a brightly lit front porch.” —Robert Brault
  • “On Halloween, you get to become anything that you want to be.” —Ava Dellaria
  • “We have had our summer evenings, now for October eves!” —Humbert Wolfe
  • “Ghosts and goblins come to play on October’s final day!” —Rusty Fischer


Scary Halloween Sayings 
  • “Believe nothing you hear, and only half of what you see.” —Edgar Allen Poe
  • “I am all in a sea of wonders. I doubt; I fear; I think strange things, which I dare not confess to my own soul.” —Bram Stoker
  • “There is something at work in my soul, which I do not understand.” —Mary Shelley, Frankenstein
  • “We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.” —Stephen King
  • “I would like, if I may, to take you on a strange journey.” —The Criminologist, The Rocky Horror Picture Show
  • “It’s as much fun to scare as to be scared.” —Vincent Price
  • “Be afraid … Be very afraid.” —Ronnie, The Fly
  • “Shadows of a thousand years rise again unseen. Voices whisper in the trees, ‘Tonight is Halloween!'” —Dexter Kozen
  • “I love Halloween, and I love that feeling: the cold air, the spooky dangers lurking around the corner.” —Evan Peters