Pride Month Quotes Templates

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  • Elizabeth Gilbert - To be fully seen by somebody, then, and be loved anyhow—this is a human offering that can border on miraculous.

    Elizabeth Gilbert - To be fully seen by somebody, then, and be loved anyhow—this is a human offering that can border on miraculous.

  • Howard Dean - From a religious point of view, if God had thought homosexuality is a sin, he would not have created gay people.

    Howard Dean - From a religious point of view, if God had thought homosexuality is a sin, he would not have created gay people.

  • Karl Heinrich Ulrichs - I am proud that I found the courage to deal the initial blow to the hydra of public contempt.

    Karl Heinrich Ulrichs - I am proud that I found the courage to deal the initial blow to the hydra of public contempt.

  • Dolly Parton - I am not gay, but if I were, I would be the first one running out of the closet.

    Dolly Parton - I am not gay, but if I were, I would be the first one running out of the closet.

  • Dorothy Parker - Heterosexuality is not normal, it’s just common.

    Dorothy Parker - Heterosexuality is not normal, it’s just common.

  • Sylvia Rivera - I’m not missing a minute of this. It’s the revolution!

    Sylvia Rivera - I’m not missing a minute of this. It’s the revolution!

  • Jill Soloway - Now we know that queer and trans people are magic. So many kinds of magic and so many kinds of normal.

    Jill Soloway - Now we know that queer and trans people are magic. So many kinds of magic and so many kinds of normal.

  • Chaz Bono - Gender is between your ears and not between your legs.

    Chaz Bono - Gender is between your ears and not between your legs.

  • Harvey Fierstein - Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself.

    Harvey Fierstein - Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself.

  • E.E. Cummings - It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.

    E.E. Cummings - It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.

  • Alaric Hutchinson - Your judgements about another person say more about your own character than the character of the person you’re pointing a finger at.

    Alaric Hutchinson - Your judgements about another person say more about your own character than the character of the person you’re pointing a finger at.

  • Rachel Maddow - The single best thing about coming out of the closet is that nobody can insult you by telling you what you’ve just told them.

    Rachel Maddow - The single best thing about coming out of the closet is that nobody can insult you by telling you what you’ve just told them.

  • Chaz Bono - I’ve been embraced by a new community. That’s what happens when you’re finally honest about who you are; you find others like you.

    Chaz Bono - I’ve been embraced by a new community. That’s what happens when you’re finally honest about who you are; you find others like you.

  • Elliot Page - We deserve to experience love fully, equally, without shame, and without compromise.

    Elliot Page - We deserve to experience love fully, equally, without shame, and without compromise.

  • Truman Capote - But I’m not a saint yet. I’m an alcoholic. I’m a drug addict. I’m homosexual. I’m a genius. Of course, I could be all four of these dubious things and still be a saint.

    Truman Capote - But I’m not a saint yet. I’m an alcoholic. I’m a drug addict. I’m homosexual. I’m a genius. Of course, I could be all four of these dubious things and still be a saint.

  • James Baldwin - Love him and let him love you. Do you think anything else under heaven really matters?

    James Baldwin - Love him and let him love you. Do you think anything else under heaven really matters?

  • Troy Perry - The Lord is my Shepherd and He knows I’m gay.

    Troy Perry - The Lord is my Shepherd and He knows I’m gay.

  • Oscar Wilde - To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.

    Oscar Wilde - To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.

  • Portia de Rossi - I’m living by example by continuing on with my career and having a full, rich life, and I am incidentally gay.

    Portia de Rossi - I’m living by example by continuing on with my career and having a full, rich life, and I am incidentally gay.

  • Benjamin Alire Sáenz - There are worst things in life than kissing boys.

    Benjamin Alire Sáenz - There are worst things in life than kissing boys.

  • Harvey Fierstein - Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself.

    Harvey Fierstein - Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself.

  • Orson Welles - We’re born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we’re not alone.

    Orson Welles - We’re born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we’re not alone.

  • Jimmy Carter - We must make it clear that a platform of ‘I hate gay men and women’ is not a way to become president of the United States.

    Jimmy Carter - We must make it clear that a platform of ‘I hate gay men and women’ is not a way to become president of the United States.

  • Dalai Lama - Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.

    Dalai Lama - Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.

  • Morgan Freeman - I hate the word homophobia. It’s not a phobia. You’re not scared. You’re an a**hole.

    Morgan Freeman - I hate the word homophobia. It’s not a phobia. You’re not scared. You’re an a**hole.

  • Cassandra Duffy - The beauty of standing up for your rights is others see you standing and stand up as well.

    Cassandra Duffy - The beauty of standing up for your rights is others see you standing and stand up as well.

  • Daniel Radcliffe - You don´t have to be gay to be a supporter – you just have to be a human.

    Daniel Radcliffe - You don´t have to be gay to be a supporter – you just have to be a human.

  • Megan Rapinoe - The more I’ve been able to learn about gay rights and equal pay and gender equity and racial inequality, the more that it all intersects. You can’t really pick it apart. It’s all inter

    Megan Rapinoe - The more I’ve been able to learn about gay rights and equal pay and gender equity and racial inequality, the more that it all intersects. You can’t really pick it apart. It’s all inter

  • Hillary Clinton - Gay rights are human rights.

    Hillary Clinton - Gay rights are human rights.

  • Jasmine Guy - There is no sexuality that is greater or lesser than another.

    Jasmine Guy - There is no sexuality that is greater or lesser than another.

  • Barbara Gittings - Equality means more than passing laws. The struggle is really won in the hearts and minds of the community, where it really counts.

    Barbara Gittings - Equality means more than passing laws. The struggle is really won in the hearts and minds of the community, where it really counts.

  • Frank Ocean - I believe that marriage isn’t between a man and a woman; but between love and love.

    Frank Ocean - I believe that marriage isn’t between a man and a woman; but between love and love.

  • John Lennon - It matters not who you love, where you love, why you love, when you love, or how you love. It matters only that you love.

    John Lennon - It matters not who you love, where you love, why you love, when you love, or how you love. It matters only that you love.

  • James Baldwin - Everybody’s journey is individual. You don’t know with whom you’re going to fall in love. … If you fall in love with a boy, you fall in love with a boy. The fact that many Americans co

    James Baldwin - Everybody’s journey is individual. You don’t know with whom you’re going to fall in love. … If you fall in love with a boy, you fall in love with a boy. The fact that many Americans co

  • Amber Liu - Gay, straight, bi, whatever – it doesn’t matter. Love is love.

    Amber Liu - Gay, straight, bi, whatever – it doesn’t matter. Love is love.

  • Tennessee Williams - What is straight? A line can be straight, or a street, but the human heart, oh, no, it’s curved like a road through mountains.

    Tennessee Williams - What is straight? A line can be straight, or a street, but the human heart, oh, no, it’s curved like a road through mountains.

  • Alice Walker - No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow.

    Alice Walker - No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow.

  • Chris Colfer - There is nothing wrong with you. There’s a lot wrong with the world you live in.

    Chris Colfer - There is nothing wrong with you. There’s a lot wrong with the world you live in.

  • Stan Lee - I think the world has a place for gay superheroes, certainly.

    Stan Lee - I think the world has a place for gay superheroes, certainly.

  • Stephen Fry - Gays are not interested in making other people gay…But homophobes are interested in making others homophobic.

    Stephen Fry - Gays are not interested in making other people gay…But homophobes are interested in making others homophobic.

  • Tammy Baldwin - There will not be a magic day when we wake up and it’s now okay to express ourselves publicly. We make that day by doing things publicly until it’s simply the way things are.

    Tammy Baldwin - There will not be a magic day when we wake up and it’s now okay to express ourselves publicly. We make that day by doing things publicly until it’s simply the way things are.

  • Jason Collins - Openness may not completely disarm prejudice, but it’s a good place to start.

    Jason Collins - Openness may not completely disarm prejudice, but it’s a good place to start.

  • Anderson Cooper - I think being gay is a blessing, and it’s something I am thankful for every single day.

    Anderson Cooper - I think being gay is a blessing, and it’s something I am thankful for every single day.

  • Zanele Muholi - If I wait for someone else to validate my existence, it will mean that I’m shortchanging myself.

    Zanele Muholi - If I wait for someone else to validate my existence, it will mean that I’m shortchanging myself.

  • Harvey Milk - Hope will never be silent.

    Harvey Milk - Hope will never be silent.

  • Sylvia Rivera - We have to do it because we can no longer stay invisible. We have to be visible. We should not be ashamed of who we are.

    Sylvia Rivera - We have to do it because we can no longer stay invisible. We have to be visible. We should not be ashamed of who we are.

  • River Phoenix - It still strikes me as strange that anyone could have any moral objection to someone else’s sexuality. It’s like telling someone else how to clean their house.

    River Phoenix - It still strikes me as strange that anyone could have any moral objection to someone else’s sexuality. It’s like telling someone else how to clean their house.

  • RuPaul - We are all doing drag. Every single person on this planet is doing it.

    RuPaul - We are all doing drag. Every single person on this planet is doing it.

  • Harry Winston - People will stare. Make it worth their while.

    Harry Winston - People will stare. Make it worth their while.

  • Marsha P. Johnson - Darling, I want my gay rights now.

    Marsha P. Johnson - Darling, I want my gay rights now.

  • Jason Collins - Openness may not completely disarm prejudice, but it's a good place to start.

    Jason Collins - Openness may not completely disarm prejudice, but it's a good place to start.

  • Emma Watson - It is time that we all see gender as a spectrum instead of two sets of opposing ideals.

    Emma Watson - It is time that we all see gender as a spectrum instead of two sets of opposing ideals.

  • Brené Brown - Owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing we’ll ever do.

    Brené Brown - Owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing we’ll ever do.

  • Lena Waithe - To be yourself is truly a revolutionary act. And I think more and more people should try it, because it’s gotten me a pretty cool life.

    Lena Waithe - To be yourself is truly a revolutionary act. And I think more and more people should try it, because it’s gotten me a pretty cool life.

  • Laverne Cox - It is revolutionary for any trans person to choose to be seen and visible in a world that tells us we should not exist.

    Laverne Cox - It is revolutionary for any trans person to choose to be seen and visible in a world that tells us we should not exist.

  • Anthony Venn Brown - The richness, beauty and depths of love can only be fully experienced in a climate of complete openness, honesty and vulnerability.

    Anthony Venn Brown - The richness, beauty and depths of love can only be fully experienced in a climate of complete openness, honesty and vulnerability.

  • Miley Cyrus - What I preach is: People fall in love with people, not gender, not looks, not whatever. What I’m in love with exists on almost a spiritual level.

    Miley Cyrus - What I preach is: People fall in love with people, not gender, not looks, not whatever. What I’m in love with exists on almost a spiritual level.

  • Christine Jorgensen - Nature made a mistake, which I have corrected.

    Christine Jorgensen - Nature made a mistake, which I have corrected.

  • Rita Mae Brown - The only queer people are those who don’t love anybody.

    Rita Mae Brown - The only queer people are those who don’t love anybody.

  • Amandla Stenberg - Gender and sexuality are so fluid. It’s OK to change your mind a million times and figure out what works for you. It’s OK to take your time.

    Amandla Stenberg - Gender and sexuality are so fluid. It’s OK to change your mind a million times and figure out what works for you. It’s OK to take your time.

  • Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir - It is absolutely imperative that every human being’s freedom and human rights are respected, all over the world.

    Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir - It is absolutely imperative that every human being’s freedom and human rights are respected, all over the world.

  • Laverne Cox - When you put love out in the world it travels, and it can touch people and reach people in ways that we never even expected.

    Laverne Cox - When you put love out in the world it travels, and it can touch people and reach people in ways that we never even expected.

  • Bob Paris - Every gay and lesbian person who has been lucky enough to survive the turmoil of growing up is a survivor. Survivors always have an obligation to those who will face the same challenges.

    Bob Paris - Every gay and lesbian person who has been lucky enough to survive the turmoil of growing up is a survivor. Survivors always have an obligation to those who will face the same challenges.

  • Zachary Quinto - Our society needs to recognize the unstoppable momentum toward unequivocal civil equality for every gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender citizen of this country.

    Zachary Quinto - Our society needs to recognize the unstoppable momentum toward unequivocal civil equality for every gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender citizen of this country.

  • Melissa Etheridge - Love is never wrong.

    Melissa Etheridge - Love is never wrong.

  • Ellen DeGeneres - I learned compassion from being discriminated against. Everything bad that’s ever happened to me has taught me compassion.

    Ellen DeGeneres - I learned compassion from being discriminated against. Everything bad that’s ever happened to me has taught me compassion.

  • Ronan Farrow - LGBT people are some of the bravest and most potent change agents and leaders I have encountered, and the most forceful defenders of the vulnerable and voiceless, because they know what

    Ronan Farrow - LGBT people are some of the bravest and most potent change agents and leaders I have encountered, and the most forceful defenders of the vulnerable and voiceless, because they know what

  • Kamala Harris - We don’t want to promote any system that treats the fact that an individual is LGBT as a personality disorder. And anything that perpetuates that perception is harmful – not only to th

    Kamala Harris - We don’t want to promote any system that treats the fact that an individual is LGBT as a personality disorder. And anything that perpetuates that perception is harmful – not only to th

  • George Takei - We should indeed keep calm in the face of difference, and live our lives in a state of inclusion and wonder at the diversity of humanity.

    George Takei - We should indeed keep calm in the face of difference, and live our lives in a state of inclusion and wonder at the diversity of humanity.

  • Bayard Rustin - We need, in every community, a group of angelic troublemakers.

    Bayard Rustin - We need, in every community, a group of angelic troublemakers.

  • Tyler Oakley - This is why homophobia is a terrible evil: it disguises itself as concern while it is inherently hate.

    Tyler Oakley - This is why homophobia is a terrible evil: it disguises itself as concern while it is inherently hate.

  • Larry Kramer - Being gay is a natural normal beautiful variation on being human. Period. End of subject. Therefore, any argument which says differently is an immoral supremacist one. Call it out as su

    Larry Kramer - Being gay is a natural normal beautiful variation on being human. Period. End of subject. Therefore, any argument which says differently is an immoral supremacist one. Call it out as su

  • Judith Light - You know, gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender – people are people.

    Judith Light - You know, gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender – people are people.

  • Andreja Pejic - All human beings deserve equal treatment, no matter their gender identity or sexuality.

    Andreja Pejic - All human beings deserve equal treatment, no matter their gender identity or sexuality.

  • Gloria Steinem - Obviously, no LGBT person should be denied the ability to be who they are because their boss disagrees.

    Gloria Steinem - Obviously, no LGBT person should be denied the ability to be who they are because their boss disagrees.

  • Boethieus - Who would give a law to lovers? Love is unto itself a higher law.

    Boethieus - Who would give a law to lovers? Love is unto itself a higher law.

  • Evan Wolfson - Marriage is a language of love, equality, and inclusion.

    Evan Wolfson - Marriage is a language of love, equality, and inclusion.

  • Gore Vidal - We must declare ourselves, become known; allow the world to discover this subterranean life of ours which connects kings and farm boys, artists and clerks. Let them see that the important

    Gore Vidal - We must declare ourselves, become known; allow the world to discover this subterranean life of ours which connects kings and farm boys, artists and clerks. Let them see that the important

  • Lady Gaga - We are not actually equal – humanity – if we are not allowed to freely love one another.

    Lady Gaga - We are not actually equal – humanity – if we are not allowed to freely love one another.

  • Rumer Willis - Love doesn’t care how much money you have. It doesn’t care who your parents are. It doesn’t care if you’re gay, straight, or transgender.

    Rumer Willis - Love doesn’t care how much money you have. It doesn’t care who your parents are. It doesn’t care if you’re gay, straight, or transgender.

  • James Baldwin - Love takes off the masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.

    James Baldwin - Love takes off the masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.

  • Audre Lorde - My silences had not protected me. Your silence will not protect you.

    Audre Lorde - My silences had not protected me. Your silence will not protect you.

  • Rachel Maddow - The single best thing about coming out of the close is that nobody can insult you by telling you what you’ve just told them.

    Rachel Maddow - The single best thing about coming out of the close is that nobody can insult you by telling you what you’ve just told them.

  • Pete Buttigieg - Being gay isn’t something you choose, but you do face choices about whether and how to discuss it.

    Pete Buttigieg - Being gay isn’t something you choose, but you do face choices about whether and how to discuss it.

  • Sir Ian McKellen - Personally, coming out was one of the most important things I’ve ever done, lifting from my shoulders the millstone of lies that I hadn’t even realized I was carrying.

    Sir Ian McKellen - Personally, coming out was one of the most important things I’ve ever done, lifting from my shoulders the millstone of lies that I hadn’t even realized I was carrying.

  • Ernest J. Gaines - Why is it that, as a culture, we are more comfortable seeing two men holding guns than holding hands?

    Ernest J. Gaines - Why is it that, as a culture, we are more comfortable seeing two men holding guns than holding hands?

  • Janet Mock - I believe that telling our stories, first to ourselves and then to one another and the world, is a revolutionary act.

    Janet Mock - I believe that telling our stories, first to ourselves and then to one another and the world, is a revolutionary act.

  • Harvey Fierstein - Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life. Define yourself.

    Harvey Fierstein - Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life. Define yourself.

  • Audre Lorde - We are powerful because we have survived.

    Audre Lorde - We are powerful because we have survived.

  • Barack Obama - When all Americans are treated as equal, no matter who they are or whom they love, we are all more free.

    Barack Obama - When all Americans are treated as equal, no matter who they are or whom they love, we are all more free.