Halloween Sayings & Quotes

Good Halloween sayings and quotes are always spooky and are a fun way of getting into the spirit of the Sabbat holiday. I loved some of the particularly poetic ones, but found some good Halloween sayings from literature, movies and TV too.

halloween sayings and quotesHalloween sayings will get you into the spirit!

At first cock-crow, the ghosts must go
Back to their quiet graves below
~ Theodosia Garrison

When witches go riding,
And black cats are seen,
The moon laughs and whispers,
'Tis near Halloween!
~ unknown

Shadows of a thousand years rise again unseen,
Voices whisper in the trees, "Tonight is Halloween!"
~ Dexter Kozen

When black cats prowl and pumpkins gleam,
May luck be yours on Halloween
~ unknown

And as to being in a fright,
Allow me to remark
That ghosts have just as good a right
In every way, to fear the light,
As men to fear the dark.
~ Lewis Carroll

Now is the time of night,
That the graves, all gaping wide,
Every one lets forth his sprite
In the church-way paths to glide
~ Shakespeare, Midsummer Night's Dream

"If a man harbors any sort of fear,
it makes him a landlord to a ghost."
~ Lloyd Douglas

"The more enlightened our houses are, the more their walls ooze ghosts"
~ Italo Calvino

"There are nights when the wolves are silent, and only the moon howls."
~ George Carlin

"I'm a homicidal maniac. They look just like everyone else."
~ Wednesday Addams

And of course, the most popular Halloween saying is the classic "Trick or Treat!"

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