15 April Fools' Day Quotes to Use as Instagram Captions

The first day of April is synonymous with one thing — April Fools' Day!

Whether you're the one planning the pranks or the one getting pranked, we guarantee that come April 1, your social media feed will be filled with a variety of joke-centric posts and witty captions to accompany them.

Since we think it's best to always be prepared, we've compiled a list of 15 quotes you can use as Instagram captions for all of your April Fools' Day posts, no matter how you feel about the divisive holiday. Scroll down and check 'em out!

For when you always seem to get into messes:

"You don't need April Fools' Day when your entire life is a joke."



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For when you got pranked twice on April Fools' Day by the same person:

"Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me."



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For when you love The Office:

"I'm not superstitious, but I am a little stitious."

-Michael Scott in The Office 


For that photo warning your followers:

"Today is April Fool's Day. Believe nothing. Trust no one."



For that photo stating you're ready to celebrate the holiday:

"April 1. This is the day upon which we are reminded of what we are on the other three hundred and sixty-four."

-Mark Twain


For that photo of you and your friends getting pranked:

"We're fools whether we dance or not, so we might as well dance."

-Japanese proverb

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For that photo when you realize April Fools' Day falls on a Friday this year:

"I don't think I'll worry about any April Fools' Day pranks, I'll be too happy that it's Friday."



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For that photo of you paranoid about pranks:

"Just a warning that on April Fools' Day my natural distrust of others will be ratcheted up to a level bordering on psychosis."



For that photo of you pranking your significant other:

"It is the ability to take a joke, not make one, that proves you have a sense of humor."

-Max Eastman

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For that April Fools' Day selfie:

"I don't mind making jokes, but I don't want to look like one."

-Marilyn Monroe


For that photo when you forgot to prank your friends:

"I plan to spend April Fools' Day remembering all of the pranks I thought of last year but completely forgot to execute this year."



For that photo of an April Fools' Day prank gone wrong:

"You can fool all the people some of the time, and some of the people all the time, but you cannot fool all the people all the time."

-Abraham Lincoln


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For that photo when you're not in the mood to be pranked:

"Hello April, please don't fool me."



For that photo of you maintaining your sense of humor after a prank:

"You grow up the day you have your first real laugh at yourself."

-Ethel Barrymore

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For that photo of you falling for a prank:

"Congratulations on effectively deceiving and humiliating me."



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