These Haunting Captions Are Perfect for Your Halloween Ghost Pics on Instagram

Halloween is the season of ghosts and ghouls, and few costumes are more classically iconic than a white sheet with a couple of holes poked out so you can see where you're going.

Whether you're going for that time-honored tradition or want to put a more modern spin on your own ghostly garb, be sure to take some pics and post them to Instagram with the help of these spooky captions.

For your spookiest ghost photo, shrouded in darkness:

"During the day, I don't believe in ghosts. At night, I'm a little more open-minded."


For the shot of you and your S.O. clad as lovey-dovey ghosts:

"True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about and few have seen."

-Francois de La Rochefoucald


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For your ghostliest Oct. ensemble:

"I figure I basically am a ghost. I think we all are."

-John Astin

Unsplash: Ghostly black and white photo of woman illuminated in shadow

(via Unsplash)


For when being a ghost doesn't mean you can't look fabulous, too:



For that slightly paranormal pic:

"The Supernatural is the Natural, just not yet understood."

-Elbert Hubbard


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For your actually terrifying wraith costume:

"I am a ghost in a land of phantoms and forgotten nightmares."

-Ilsa J. Bick


For the shot of you and your squad of specters:

"We've got spirit."


For all your ghostly photos from inside a haunted house:

"The more enlightened our houses are, the more their walls ooze ghosts."

-Italo Calvino


For your playfully haunting  pic:

"Ghouls just wanna have fun."

Ghost girl in a white dress standing in front of an open window

(via Shutterstock)


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For when you're not actually dressed up like a ghost, but your vibes are exactly right:

"We need ghost stories because we, in fact, are the ghosts."

-Stephen King


For the ghost getup with a little bit of history behind it:

"Now I know what a ghost is. Unfinished business, that's what."

-Salman Rushdie


For when you're pretty sure you've captured an authentic specter:

"Now do you believe in ghosts?"

-Sam Wheat, Ghost


For the silly image of your traditional blanket-with-eyeholes ghost costume:

"You can see me?!?"

SpongeBob SquarePants dressed as a ghost

(SpongeBob SquarePants via Nickelodeon)


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For when you're dressed like a phantom on a perfectly sunshiney day:

"It would be difficult to write a convincing ghost story set on a sunny day in a big city."

-Susan Hill


For showing off your cute lady ghost costume:

"I'm the ghostess with the mostest."


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