These 10 Grinchy The Grinch Instagram Captions Will Get You Through the Holidays

Whether you adore or abhor the holiday season, the Grinch can be an oddly relatable character.

With a new Grinch movie right around the corner, we decided to put together some of his most classic quotes which double as excellent Instagram captions—even when you aren't in a particularly Grinchy mood.

For the photo of you looking totally content hanging out at home all by yourself:

"I don't know why I ever leave this place. I've got all the company I need right here."

-The Grinch, How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2o00)


For when you're vegetarian and the holiday table is lined with meat dishes:

"Aw, roast beast is a feast I can't stand in the least!"

-The Grinch, How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (1966)


(How the Grinch Stole Christmas! via CBS)


For the shot of you getting emotional while watching the latest episode of This Is Us:

"Help me! I'm feeling!"

-The Grinch, How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2o00)


For the picture of you giving your ultra-smelly dog a bath:

"The three words that best describe you are as follows, and I quote: Stink, stank, stunk!"

-Thurl Ravenscroft, "You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch"


(The Grinch via Universal Pictures)


For every snap of you absentmindedly snacking:

"Am I just eating because I'm bored?"

-The Grinch, How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2o00)


For the photo of your black, icy heart being warmed by something mind-numbingly cute:

"And what happened, then? Well, in Whoville they say that the Grinch's small heart grew three sizes that day."

-Narrator, How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (1966)


For the pic of you ready to dig into an amazing-smelling plate of food:

"What's that stench? It's fantastic."

-The Grinch, How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2o00)


For the jolliest shot of you and your whole family together for the holidays:

"Maybe Christmas, he thought, doesn't come from a store. Maybe Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more."

-Narrator, How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (1966)


For the video of you rocking out to your favorite festive track:

"Blast this Christmas music. It's joyful and triumphant."

-The Grinch, How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2o00)


(How the Grinch Stole Christmas via Universal Pictures)


For the shot of you in the outfit that makes you feel confident and empowered:


"Today we will do mean things, AND we will do them in style!"

-The Grinch, The Grinch (2018)


If you don't always receive what you put on your wish list, click HERE to find out how to react gracefully to a terrible holiday gift.