Our Favorite Scary Quotes Will Send Shivers Down Your Spine

It’s time to get scared. Halloween is on its way. This post is all about some of the scary quotes which will send shivers down your spine. Are you ready to go on a trip to your nearest scary house? Of course you aren’t.  But here we give you a thrilling ride with the help of some of the spooky quotes from famous Hollywood movies. Please have a look below.

Scary Quotes Will Send Shivers Down Your Spine:

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Emily Dickinson

One need not be a chamber to be haunted. One need not be a house. The brain has corridors surpassing material place.


Stephen King, ‘The Shining’

Monsters are real, ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win.


Catherine Fisher

Walls have ears.
Doors have eyes.
Trees have voices.
Beasts tell lies.
Beware the rain.
Beware the snow.
Beware the man
You think you know.



Danger doesn’t lurk at every corner. It’s just hanging out, waiting for fear and horror to show up.



Stare at the dark too long and you will eventually see what isn’t there.


Stephen King, ‘The Shining’

This inhuman place makes human monsters.


Bram Stoker, ‘Dracula’

Listen to them, the children of the night. What music they make!


H.P. Lovecraft

There are horrors beyond life’s edge that we do not suspect, and once in a while man’s evil prying calls them just within our range.


M. Robinson

Even the devil was an angel once.


T.S. Eliot

We ask only to be reassured about the noises in the cellar and the window that should not have been open.


Mark Twain

Everyone is a moon and has a dark side, which he never shows to anybody.


Alice Cooper

Welcome to my nightmare. I think you’re gonna like it.


Marisha Pessl, ‘Night Film’

Just when you think you’ve hit rock bottom, you realize you’re standing on another trapdoor.



When I was a child, I was afraid of ghosts. When I grew up, I realized people are more scary.


Joe Hill

Maybe all the schemes of the devil were nothing compared to what man could think up.


Michel Houellebecq

The world outside had its own rules and those rules were not human.


Mike Carey and Peter Gross

We make our own monsters, then fear them for what they show us about ourselves.


Rick Riordan

The real world is where the monsters are.


The Stranger, ’30 Days of Night’

That cold ain’t the weather. That’s death approaching.


Tim Burton

Every day is Halloween, isn’t it? For some of us.


William Shakespeare

By the picking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes.


C.K. Webb

Sometimes the things in our heads are far worse than anything they could put in books or on film.


Bret Easton Ellis, ‘American Psycho’

Is evil something you are? Or is it something you do?


Richard Pryor

I know that if I wasn’t scared, something’s wrong, because the thrill is what’s scary.


Charles Addams

Normal is an illusion. What is normal for the spider is chaos for the fly.



I don’t live in darkness, darkness lives in me.


David Wong, ‘John Dies at the End’

Son, the greatest trick the Devil pulled was convincing the world there was only one of him.


Gillian Flynn, ‘Dark Places’

I have a meanness inside me, real as an organ.


Robert Bloch

Despite my ghoulish reputation, I really have the heart of a small boy. I keep it in a jar on my desk.


Elizabeth Kostova, ‘The Historian’

It touched me to be trusted with something terrible.