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125 Best Night Captions for Instagram for When it Turns Dark


Some of the most interesting photos are taken at night. And whether you were stargazing or heading out with friends, we have the best night captions for when you are ready to share those photos. We have also included the best night quotes for Instagram for when someone else has said it best first.

Our Favorite Night Captions

  • I’m so excited about what the night has in store.
  • You don’t need the perfect evening. You just need the night that’s right for you.
  • Fear not the night, for you are accompanied by the stars.
  • The night always welcomes you with a hug.
  • The greatest painting you can look at is a sky full of stars.
  • Good night stars, good night sky, good night moon.
  • Darkness can be so romantic at times.
  • That sense of freedom during late-night hours.
  • On this beautiful night, you can do three things – rest profoundly, sleep serenely, and dream pleasantly.
  • Do what you want, party all night, and just deal with everything else tomorrow.
  • Close your eyes, make a wish, and whisper good night.
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  • Calm nights, good company, and chill vibes.
  • Life is made of small nighttime moments like this.
  • Dope days, chill nights, good company, and mellow vibes.
  • All I want is good music, great friends, bright lights and late nights.
  • Forget about the world and enjoy the moment because we are young.
  • Falling asleep with beautiful nighttime memories.
  • Tonight, I would walk a thousand miles just to be with you
  • At night we are all strangers, even to ourselves.
  • Good night – may you fall asleep in the arms of a dream, so beautiful, you’ll cry when you awake.
  • The sky grew darker, slowly but surely, into a deeper shade of night.
  • We see the same stars, yet we see such different things.
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  • Days, I can manage without you. But nights? Well, I simply can’t without you.
  • Kiss me under the light of a thousand stars.
  • Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.
  • Sun sets, the moon rises, and life goes on.
  • I’m staying up all night dreaming about sleep.
  • That sense of freedom during late-night hours—I love it!
  • All of us are lost stars trying to light up the night sky.
  • Breathe the evening in and hold it in your lungs.
  • Dreams shape the future, so sleep whenever you can!
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  • May the angels sing everyone to rest. Good night!
  • Be the thing they fear when the sun sets below the horizon.
  • Falling asleep with beautiful memories.
  • Have an enchanted evening full of magical dreams.
  • I was looking for the sun all night, then it dawned on me.
  • Sun sets, moon rises, and life goes on.
  • Late night. Blurry lights. Deep mind.
  • Tonight, I’ll be making friends with the stars.
  • Stars can’t shine without darkness.
  • I’m wearing the midnight and nothing else.
  • Crazy nights make the best memories.
  • Party music, rave friends, lively lights, and late nights.
  • Live for today, plan for tomorrow, party tonight
  • Under the stars, I dance and forget the rest.
  • Sleep all day. Party all night. Never grow old. Never die.
  • Rollin’ with the homies tonight!
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  • I’m over the moon for you.
  • Felt cute, might keep stargazing forever.
  • Okay Mother Nature, you didn’t need to flex that hard.
  • The sky’s got more stars than Hollywood.
  • How is it late so soon?
  • Just let the pretty lights guide you home.
  • In my defense, the moon was full and I was left unsupervised.
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  • The moon is big, the moon is beautiful, and it looks like a big, beautiful pizza pie.
  • Mood swings in progress…
  • I’m so full of moon craters.
  • If I tell you there’s cheese on the moon, bring crackers.
  • Go on, do your best moonwalk impression.
  • I’m feeling moonstruck today.
  • I got 99 problems but moonlight ain’t one.
  • The moon made me do it.
  • If you strive for the moon, maybe you’ll get over the fence.
  • The moon is opposing Jupiter. Don’t get involved – it’s their problem.
  • Tonight, I’ll be making friends with the stars.
  • I’m wearing the midnight and nothing else.
  • I’m not alone; I have my darkness.
  • This selfie is because we are a couple of stars.
  • Feeling starstruck
  • I’m feeling starstruck today.
  • I like my outer space.
  • The stars shine through me.
  • Just like the stars, we glow – shining bright in the night.
  • Not to brag, but 3 am knows all of my secrets.
  • Off to Club Bed! DJ Pillow and MC Blanky are in the house!
  • In this fuzzy night, all I can see is you.
  • Let’s grab some snacks and drinks and watch the stars.
  • Merrily, I wander through the night.
  • Turn off the screens, tune in to your senses, and view the night city that never sleeps.
  • Without darkness, we won’t see the stars.
  • The darker the night, the more beautiful it is.
  • The night sky is much more beautiful than a rainbow.
  • Alone, I enjoy life with the stars.
  • Cool breeze. Dark night. Bright stars.
  • I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.
  • Great night. Deep thoughts. Good music.
  • At night is where life actually begins.
  • Night time wanderings
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  • Only in the night can you see my spark.
  • Just let the pretty lights guide you home.
  • You see those stars decorating the night sky? Let’s gaze upon them and admire them.
  • Great nights are usually unplanned, arbitrary, and spontaneous.
  • Let’s grab some snacks and drinks and watch the stars.
  • My idea of a perfect evening is good friends and a bonfire.
  • Here’s to the nights that turned into mornings with friends who turned into family.
  • Here’s to the nights that turned into mornings, and the friends that turned into family.
  • Make the most out of tonight and worry about it all tomorrow.
  • Memorable nights and lifetime companions.
  • It was the possibility of darkness that made the day seem so bright.
  • The night is more alive and more richly colored than the day.
  • Dark nights are the bridges to bright tomorrows.
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  • Unimaginable things seem imaginable at night when everyone is asleep.
  • Can’t sleep at night? That’s because you’re awake in someone else’s dream.
  • Nothing is sadder than good nights that turn into goodbyes.
  • Sunsets are proof that endings can be beautiful too.
  • Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you’ll land among the stars.
  • I like the night. Without the dark, we’d never see the stars.
  • I wish that our story was written in those stars.
  • Close your eyes, make a wish, and whisper good night.
  • Goodbye, real world. Hello, dream world.
  • Sometimes, I just want to sit outside with someone and talk all night.
  • Whenever the sun dips below the horizon, something awakens in me.
  • As the night sinks into deeper darkness, let your worries fade along with it.
  • Calm nights, good company, and chill vibes.
  • Good night stars, good night sky, good night moon.
  • I saw the moon and it reminded me of you.
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  • Remember, tomorrow is coming with new sunshine.
  • Shine like the sun and be as dark as the night.
  • Evenings often feel short-lived, but don’t you think it’s better like that?
  • Letting my dreams hug me tight tonight.

If you like these, you might also like our other lists of Moon Captions, Star Captions, Darkness Captions, Sleep Captions, Dream Captions, City Lights Captions, Golden Hour Quotes, Golden Hour Captions and Good Night Messages.

Short Late Night Captions

  • Busy stargazing.
  • Happy night, it is!
  • Night sky, city lights.
  • The night is when I feel true.
  • Night walks.
  • Hello darkness, my old friend.
  • Booze night!
  • Sleep all day, party all night.
Sunset with short late night captions
  • Tonight, we party!
  • Good company and summer nights.
  • I wish this night lasted forever.
  • Night is the mother of thoughts.
  • Mother nature doesn’t need a filter.
  • Long live summer nights.
  • Never stop looking up.
  • It was a star-studded evening.
  • Every night with you is a new adventure.
  • My favorite place to be is beneath the stars.
  • Baby, let’s stumble through the night.
  • Good company and good nights.
  • Here’s to the nights we felt alive.
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  • Sleep tight, and don’t be scared.
  • Starry nights quiet the soul.
  • Let us count the stars tonight.
  • Day is over, and night has come.
  • Happy night, it is!
  • Late night. Blurry lights. Deep mind.
  • Beautiful souls, sweet dreams!
  • Cinderella by day, Sinderella by night.
  • How fast the night changes!
  • Sometimes, the moon is all I have.
  • To the moon and never back.
Night sky with short captions moon
  • Look at how the stars shine for all of us.
  • Sometimes, the moon is all I have.
  • Let the good times roll tonight.
  • Something beautiful is on the horizon.
  • At night, the city comes alive with color.
  • Calling it a night with a little prayer.
  • Cool breeze. Dark night. Bright stars.
  • Shhhh… it’s time to dream. Good night!
  • At night is where life actually begins.
  • Right here, the nights are bright.
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  • Discover your lights at night.
  • It’s a damn cold night.
  • Lost in the night.
  • Starry nights quiet the soul.
  • To one and all, a fair good night!

Short Night Quotes for Instagram

“Goodnight, goodnight, goodnight. What more is there to say than goodnight?” – Jimmy Durante

“Goodnight stars Goodnight air; Goodnight noises everywhere.” -Margaret Wise Brown

“My idea of a good night out is staying in.” – Martin Freeman

“I miss you in waves, and tonight I am drowning.” – Denice Envall

“Throw off your worries when you throw off your clothes at night.” – Napoleon Bonaparte

Night sky with short funny good night quotes by Bonaparte

“I like the night. Without the dark, we’d never see the stars.” – Stephenie Meyer

“Listen to the night sky; the mockingbird always sings you my lullaby.” – Jmemo

“Let us step out into the night and pursue that flighty temptress, adventure.” – J.K. Rowling

“Good night, dear Heart, Good night, good night.” – Mark Twain

“And I start sleeping and dreaming and I think I’ll dream about you all through the night.” – John Mayer

Sunset with short summer nights quotes by Wallace Stevens

“An ending is always the start of something new. Good night.” – S.H. BoBu

“The night is more alive and more richly colored than the day.” – Vincent Van Gogh

“I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.” – Sarah Williams

“I have late-night conversations with the moon. He tells me about the sun; I tell him about you.” – S.L. Gray

“Good night. May you fall asleep in the arms of a dream so beautiful you’ll cry when you awake.” – Michael Faudet

“Never apologize for burning too brightly or collapsing into yourself every night. That is how galaxies are made.” – Tyler Kent

“Each night, when I go to sleep, I die. And the next morning, when I wake up, I am reborn.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Night sky with good night quotes funny and inspirational

“May tonight be a lovely and serene bridge that will lead you to a wonderful tomorrow.” – E. Joseph Cossman

“As the night gets dark, let your worries fade. Sleep peacefully knowing you’ve done all you can do for the day.” – Roald Dahl

“The moon is full, the night is deep, nature is alive—the only thing missing is you, next to me as we sleep.” – Nicholas Staniszewski

“Day is over, night has come. Today is gone, what’s done is done. Embrace your dreams through the night. Tomorrow comes with a whole new light.” – George Orwell

“The night is longer than a day for those who dream, and the day is longer than night for those who make their dreams come true.” – Jack Kerouac

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“I love the silent hour of the night, for blissful dreams may then arise, Revealing to my charmed sight What may not bless my waking eyes.” – Anne Brontë

“Night is the wonderful opportunity to take rest, to forgive, to smile, to get ready for all the battles that you have to fight tomorrow.” – Allen Ginsberg

“The days are cold, the nights are long, The North wind sings a doleful song; Then hush again upon my breast; All merry things are now at rest, Save thee, my pretty love!” – Dorothy Wordsworth

“I was walking along and this chair came flying past me, and another, and another, and I thought, man, is this going to be a good night.” – Liam Gallagher

“I wish for you a good night, a good sleep, and when you awake with energy and passion you will abound.” – Kate Summers

“There is something to be said for the night. The darkness holds a sense of promise as if anything could happen. Good night!” – Meg Collett

So that is our list of Instagram Quotes for Night and Captions for Night. We hope you found the perfect one for you.

Now go share your night photo!

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About the Author

Laynni Locke

I am Laynni Locke, a Canadian writer, reader and traveller with a passion for sharing life’s moments on social media. Keeping friends and family in the loop of our lives though photos and videos has become an essential activity for most.

And it doesn’t matter if you are travelling, celebrating a special occasion or just appreciating day-to-day life, when you take that perfect photo you are going to need the perfect caption or quote before you share it. Which is why we started Routinely Shares, providing comprehensive lists of quotes and captions to cover every occasion, adventure or loved one.

With extensive experience as a travel writer, social media specialist and grant writer, I have made it my mission to curate the best and easiest to use lists for your next post.

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