LGBT Quotes

The beauty of standing up for your rights is others see you standing and stand up as well.
“The beauty of standing up for your rights is others see you standing and stand up as well.”
The richness, beauty and depths of love can only be fully experienced in a climate of complete openness, honesty and vulnerability.
“The richness, beauty and depths of love can only be fully experienced in a climate of complete openness, honesty and vulnerability.”
Don't change yourself so that other people will like you. Be yourself so that the right people will love you.
“Don't change yourself so that other people will like you. Be yourself so that the right people will love you.”
It is better to be hated for who you are than to be loved for who you are not.
“It is better to be hated for who you are than to be loved for who you are not.”
Be who you are, not who the world wants you to be.
“Be who you are, not who the world wants you to be.”
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
“Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.”
I won't apologize for who I am.
“I won't apologize for who I am.”
From a religious point of view, if God had thought homosexuality is a sin, he would not have created gay people.
“From a religious point of view, if God had thought homosexuality is a sin, he would not have created gay people.”
It isn't possible to love and part. You will wish that it was. You can transmute love, ignore it, muddle it, but you can never pull it out of you. I know by experience that the poets are right: love is eternal.
“It isn't possible to love and part. You will wish that it was. You can transmute love, ignore it, muddle it, but you can never pull it out of you. I know by experience that the poets are right: love is eternal.”
It takes no compromise to give people their rights... It takes no money to respect the individual. It takes no political deal to give people freedom. It takes no survey to remove repression.
“It takes no compromise to give people their rights... It takes no money to respect the individual. It takes no political deal to give people freedom. It takes no survey to remove repression.”
If you truly want to be with a person, listen to your heart and not all the voices from all the people around you.
“If you truly want to be with a person, listen to your heart and not all the voices from all the people around you.”
I hate the word homophobia. It's not a phobia. You're not scared. You're an asshole.
“I hate the word homophobia. It's not a phobia. You're not scared. You're an asshole.”
Love is love.
“Love is love.”
Being gay is not a sin. However, being an asshole is.
“Being gay is not a sin. However, being an asshole is.”
Marriage is about love, not gender.
“Marriage is about love, not gender.”
If Harry Potter taught us anything it's that no one should live in a closet.
“If Harry Potter taught us anything it's that no one should live in a closet.”
All parents should be aware that when they mock or curse gay people, they may be mocking or cursing their own child.
“All parents should be aware that when they mock or curse gay people, they may be mocking or cursing their own child.”
Being gay is like glitter, it never goes away.
“Being gay is like glitter, it never goes away.”
You don't have to be gay to be a supporter - you just have to be a human.
“You don't have to be gay to be a supporter - you just have to be a human.”
A lot of parents will do anything for their kids except let them be themselves.
“A lot of parents will do anything for their kids except let them be themselves.”
Don't ever be afraid to show off your true colors.
“Don't ever be afraid to show off your true colors.”
If being gay is a choice, then when did you decide to become straight?
“If being gay is a choice, then when did you decide to become straight?”
This world would be a whole lot better if we just made an effort to be less horrible to one another.
“This world would be a whole lot better if we just made an effort to be less horrible to one another.”
Do we have to know who's gay and who's straight? Can't we just love everybody and judge them by the car they drive?
“Do we have to know who's gay and who's straight? Can't we just love everybody and judge them by the car they drive?”
Stand up for what you believe in, even if it means standing alone.
“Stand up for what you believe in, even if it means standing alone.”
Love is too beautiful to be hidden in the closet.
“Love is too beautiful to be hidden in the closet.”
Race, gender, religion, sexuality, we are all people and that's it. We're all people. We're all equal.
“Race, gender, religion, sexuality, we are all people and that's it. We're all people. We're all equal.”
There's nothing wrong with you. There's a lot wrong with the world you live in.
“There's nothing wrong with you. There's a lot wrong with the world you live in.”
My sexuality is my own sexuality. It doesn't belong to anybody. Not to my government, not to my brother, my sister, my family. No.
“My sexuality is my own sexuality. It doesn't belong to anybody. Not to my government, not to my brother, my sister, my family. No.”
Pride is not an LGBT celebration, it's a human rights celebration - it's a celebration of equality - it's a celebration of inclusion - it's a celebration of acceptance.
“Pride is not an LGBT celebration, it's a human rights celebration - it's a celebration of equality - it's a celebration of inclusion - it's a celebration of acceptance.”
People may hate you for being different and not living by society's standards, but deep down, they wish they had the courage to do the same.
“People may hate you for being different and not living by society's standards, but deep down, they wish they had the courage to do the same.”
Love is a human experience, not a political statement.
“Love is a human experience, not a political statement.”
Love is love. People should be able to do whatever makes them happy.
“Love is love. People should be able to do whatever makes them happy.”
'Cause shade never made anybody less gay.
“'Cause shade never made anybody less gay.”
You don't have to live a lie. Living a lie will mess you up. It will send you into depression. It will warp your values.
“You don't have to live a lie. Living a lie will mess you up. It will send you into depression. It will warp your values.”
If anybody can find someone to love them and to help them through this difficult thing that we call life, I support that in any shape or form.
“If anybody can find someone to love them and to help them through this difficult thing that we call life, I support that in any shape or form.”
Being gay is like being left handed. Some people are, most people aren't and nobody really knows why. It's not right or wrong, it's just the way things are.
“Being gay is like being left handed. Some people are, most people aren't and nobody really knows why. It's not right or wrong, it's just the way things are.”
Why is it that, as a culture, we are more comfortable seeing two men holding guns than holding hands?
“Why is it that, as a culture, we are more comfortable seeing two men holding guns than holding hands?”
Be careful who you hate. It could be someone you love.
“Be careful who you hate. It could be someone you love.”
It's two people that are in love with one another. What's the issue?
“It's two people that are in love with one another. What's the issue?”
I think being gay is a blessing, and it's something I am thankful for every single day.
“I think being gay is a blessing, and it's something I am thankful for every single day.”
Being gay is natural. Hating gay is a lifestyle choice.
“Being gay is natural. Hating gay is a lifestyle choice.”
When my brother came out of the closet, it wasn't a big deal for my family. Even my grandpa, who is... super old-school, was like, 'Good for you!'.
“When my brother came out of the closet, it wasn't a big deal for my family. Even my grandpa, who is... super old-school, was like, 'Good for you!'.”
All young people, regardless of sexual orientation or identity, deserve a safe and supportive environment in which to achieve their full potential.
“All young people, regardless of sexual orientation or identity, deserve a safe and supportive environment in which to achieve their full potential.”
No one in America should ever be afraid to walk down the street holding the hand of the person they love.
“No one in America should ever be afraid to walk down the street holding the hand of the person they love.”
Gender preference does not define you. Your spirit defines you.
“Gender preference does not define you. Your spirit defines you.”
Love is never wrong.
“Love is never wrong.”
Good parenting is not influenced by sexual orientation. It is influenced most by a parent's ability to create a loving and nurturing home. This ability has nothing to do with whether the parent is gay or straight.
“Good parenting is not influenced by sexual orientation. It is influenced most by a parent's ability to create a loving and nurturing home. This ability has nothing to do with whether the parent is gay or straight.”
In a world with so much hatred, everyone should be allowed to love.
“In a world with so much hatred, everyone should be allowed to love.”
I very much want to inject gay culture into the mainstream. It's not an underground tool for me. It's my whole life.
“I very much want to inject gay culture into the mainstream. It's not an underground tool for me. It's my whole life.”