d 524

“Who would give a law to lovers? Love is unto itself a higher law.” 

-Boethius, The Consolation of Philosophy, A.D. 524

“War. Rape. Murder. Poverty. Equal rights for gays. Guess which one the Southern Baptist Convention is protesting?”

-The Value of Families

“If you fall in love with a boy, you fall in love with a boy. The fact that Americans consider it a disease says more about them than it does about homosexuality.”

-James Baldwin, “Disturber of the Peace,” interview with Eve Auchincloss and Nancy Lynch, 1969

“Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender teens are bullied and ostracized in epidemic proportions. It’s disgusting, and it must change.”

-Monica Raymund 

“Nature chooses who will be transgender; individuals don’t choose this.” 

-Mercedes Ruehl