Halloween has its roots in Celtic history. Christians celebrated 'All Saints Day' on November 1, a festival to honor Christian saints and convert pagans to Christianity. October 31 was observed as 'All Hallows Eve', and thus Halloween derived its name.
Here are some funny quotes about Halloween
“I wish everyday could be Halloween. We could all wear masks all the time. Then we could walk around and get to know each other before we got to see what we looked like under the masks.”
― R.J. Palacio
“The farther we've gotten from the magic and mystery of our past, the more we've come to need Halloween. October Dreams: A celebration of Halloween”
― Paula Curan
"Proof of our society's decline is that Halloween has become a broad daylight event for many."
― Robert Kirby
"Shadows of a thousand years rise again unseen, Voices whisper in the trees, "Tonight is Halloween!"
― Dexter Kozen
"Where there is no imagination there is no horror."
― Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
"There is nothing funny about Halloween. This sarcastic festival reflects, rather, an infernal demand for revenge by children on the adult world."
― Jean Baudrillard
"Nothing on Earth so beautiful as the final haul on Halloween night."
― Steve Almond
"I'll bet living in a nudist colony takes all the fun out of Halloween."
"Being born on Halloween, there's always a party. It's a convenient birthday because you don't really have to organize a party"
― Eddie Kaye Thomas
"To suffering there is a limit; to fearing, none."
― Sir Francis Bacon