Halloween Quotes

"As spirits roam the neighborhoods at night,
Let loose upon the Earth till it be light..."
- Nicholas Gordon

"Halloween wraps fear in innocence,
As though it were a slightly sour sweet.
Let terror, then, be turned into a treat..."
- Nicholas Gordon

"When witches go riding,
and black cats are seen,
the moon laughs and whispers,
'tis near Halloween."
- Author Unknown

"From ghoulies and ghosties
And long-leggedy beasties
And things that go bump in the night,
Good Lord, deliver us!"
- Scottish Saying

"'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."
- Arthur Cleveland Coxe

"A gypsy fire is on the hearth,
Sign of the carnival of mirth;
Through the dun fields and from the glade
Flash merry folk in masquerade,
For this is Halloween!"
- Author Unknown

"Once in a young lifetime one should be allowed to have as much sweetness as one can possibly want and hold."
- Judith Olney

"October, tuck tiny candy bars in my pockets and carve my smile into a thousand pumpkins.... Merry October!"
- Rainbow Rowell

"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."
- Author Unknown

"Halloween was confusing. All my life my parents said, 'Never take candy from strangers.' And then they dressed me up and said, 'Go beg for it.' I didn't know what to do! I'd knock on people's doors and go, 'Trick or treat.' 'No thank you.'"
- Rita Rudner

"Nothing on Earth so beautiful as the final haul on Halloween night."
- Steve Almond

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

"The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown."
- H.P. Lovecraft

"I don't know that there are real ghosts and goblins, but there are always more trick-or-treaters than neighborhood kids."
- Robert Brault

"Clothes make a statement. Costumes tell a story."
- Mason Cooley



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