Quotations on Homosexuality
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Everybody's journey is individual. If you fall in love with a boy, you fall in love with a boy. The fact that many Americans consider it a disease says more about them than it does about homosexuality.
- James A. Baldwin
(Keywords: Love, Americans, Disease, Fact, Homosexuality, Journey)
In itself, homosexuality is as limiting as heterosexuality: the ideal should be to be capable of loving a woman or a man; either, a human being, without feeling fear, restraint, or obligation.
- Simone de Beauvoir
(Keywords: Fear, Being, Feeling, Homosexuality, Man, Obligation, Restraint, Woman)
I support non-discrimination for homosexuals, but I think, or at least I have the right to think - without saying whether I think it or not - I have the right to think, along with the catechism of the Catholic Church, that homosexuality is morally wrong.
- Rocco Buttiglione
(Keywords: Church, Homosexuality, Right, Saying, Support, Wrong)
I believe that the fact and the reality of homosexuality and heterosexuality and of opposite and same-gender unions should be taught in our public schools without a value judgement system also being offered.
- Ed Case
(Keywords: Being, Fact, Homosexuality, Public, Reality, Schools, Value)
From a religious point of view, if God had thought homosexuality is a sin, he would not have created gay people.
- Howard Dean
(Keywords: God, Thought, People, Gay, Homosexuality, Religious, Sin)
We will see a breakdown of the family and family values if we decide to approve same-sex marriage, and if we decide to establish homosexuality as an acceptable alternative lifestyle with all the benefits that go with equating it with the heterosexual lifestyle.
- Jerry Falwell
(Keywords: Family, Marriage, Values, Benefits, Homosexuality, Will)
I realize that homosexuality is a serious problem for anyone who is - but then, of course, heterosexuality is a serious problem for anyone who is, too. And being a man is a serious problem and being a woman is, too. Lots of things are problems.
- Edward Gorey
(Keywords: Being, Homosexuality, Man, Problems, Woman)
I don't think the idea of homosexuality is really taboo any more. Our culture is evolving. This is an exciting time to be living.
- Andrew Lang
(Keywords: Time, Idea, Culture, Homosexuality, Living)
Now when you have administrators deciding what sexuality is, and what's a taboo and what's not in terms of content, you got guys, like, Trent Lott who equates homosexuality with a disease.
- Richard Serra
(Keywords: Content, Disease, Homosexuality, Now)
Homosexuality in Russia is a crime and the punishment is seven years in prison, locked up with the other men. There is a three year waiting list.
- Yakov Smirnoff
(Keywords: Men, Crime, Homosexuality, Prison, Punishment, Russia, Waiting, Years)
I wrote the very first stories in science fiction which dealt with homosexuality, The World Well Lost and Affair With a Green Monkey.
- Theodore Sturgeon
(Keywords: Science, Fiction, First, Homosexuality, World)
I don't think homosexuality is a choice. Society forces you to think it's a choice, but in fact, it's in one's nature. The choice is whether one expresses one's nature truthfully or spends the rest of one's life lying about it.
- Marlo Thomas
(Keywords: Life, Nature, Society, Choice, Fact, Homosexuality, Lying, Rest)
People have known of Shakespeare's homosexuality down through the ages.
- George Weinberg
(Keywords: People, Homosexuality, Shakespeare)
But the Bible speaks against it, and because the Bible speaks against it, we allow rampant sin including homosexuality and lying, and to me lying is just as b ad as homosexuality, and we've allowed this sin to run rampant in our nation.
- Reggie White
(Keywords: Bible, Homosexuality, Lying, Nation, Sin)
Let me explain something when I'm talking about sin, and I'm talking about all sin. One of the biggest ones that has been talked about that has really become a debate in America is homosexuality.
- Reggie White
(Keywords: America, Debate, Homosexuality, Sin, Talking)