The Scariest Stephen King Quotes for Your Instagram Captions Are Here

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Let the nightmares begin!

The Best Stephen King Instagram Captions for All Your Spooky Pics!

Stephen King has graced our imaginations (and our nightmares) for decades and decades. Though it's nothing short of a miracle as to how he produces his writings so quickly, we'll do the writing leg work for you on your next Stephen King-inspired Instagram captions this spooky season!

There are way too many classic reads from this Maine author to list in one blurb (yes, we're nodding to you "It," "Pet Sematary," and "Carrie!"), but we'll do our best to give you the ultimate King treatment!

So, whether you are catching up on your Halloween costume selfie postings or are just curling up to read "The Shining" by the fire, consider your King-worthy Insta captions covered! (But we can't guarantee they'll be nightmare free!)

Thrilling Quotes from "The Shining" and "It" for Instagram Captions

• "Monsters are real. Ghosts are too. They live inside of us, and sometimes, they win." – "The Shining"

• "That's your job in this hard world, to keep your love alive and see that you get on, no matter what. Pull your act together and just go on." – "The Shining"

• "Children have to grow into their imaginations like a pair of oversized shoes." – "The Shining"

• "Human nature, baby. Grab it and growl." – "The Shining"

• "We all float down here!" – "It"

• "Get a little rock and roll on the radio and go toward all the life there is with all the courage you can find and all the belief you can muster. Be true, be brave, stand." – "It"

• "I think that, even if we forget each other, we'll remember in our dreams." – "It"

Wise Quotes from "Misery" and "Pet Sematary" for All Your Selfie Instagram Captions

• "Confucius say if man want to grow one row of corn, first must shovel one ton of sh**." – "Misery"

• "Woe is you, Pauly. Woe to the max." – "Misery"

• "It's always wise to check your maybes." – "Misery"

• "Cats were the gangsters of the animal world, living outside the law and often dying there. There were a great many of them who never grew old by the fire." – "Pet Sematary"

• "There is no gain without risk, perhaps no risk without love." – "Pet Sematary"

• "We either learn to accept or we end up writing letters home with crayons." – "Pet Sematary"

• "That lesson suggests that in the end, we can only find peace in our human lives by accepting the will of the universe." – "Pet Sematary"

Memorable Quotes from "Salem's Lot" and "The Stand" for Instagram Captions

• "[Fall] settles in the way an old friend will settle into your favorite chair and take out his pipe and light it and then fill the afternoon with stories of places he has been and things he has done since last he saw you." – "Salem's Lot"

• "The basis of all human fears, he thought. A closed door, slightly ajar." – "Salem's Lot"

• "We'd all be scared if we knew what was swept under the carpet of each other's minds." – "Salem's Lot"

• "So turn off the television – in fact, why don't you turn off all the lights except for the one over your favorite chair? And we'll talk about vampires here in the dim." – "Salem's Lot"

• "The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there...and still on your feet." – "The Stand"

• "If we don't have each other, we go crazy with loneliness. When we do, we go crazy with togetherness." – "The Stand"

• "The Lord provides strength, not taxicabs." – "The Stand"

Great Quotes from "Carrie" and "Different Seasons" for Instagram Captions

• "And then the world exploded..." – "Carrie"

• "She knew with suddenness and ease that this moment would be with her always, within hand's reach of memory." – "Carrie"

• "Mind over matter in any form is a terrific drain on the body's resources." – "Carrie"

• "There's no harm in hoping for the best as long as you're prepared for the worst." – "Different Seasons"

• "Fear can hold you prisoner. Hope can set you free." – "Different Seasons"

• "Until we see each other again, keep your head together, read some good books, be useful, be happy." – "Different Seasons"

• "Time continued to pass - the oldest trick in the world, and maybe the only one that really is magic." – "Different Seasons"