When my brother-in-law, BIll Clinton, was elected, he had gay friends. That was a coming out.— Kate Clinton
Charming Gay Friend quotations
A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.
I have so many gay friends that I love.
I'm straight and I have a lot of gay friends.
Intelligent people tend to have less friends than the average person. The smarter you are, the more selevtive you become.
Yeah, I had gay friends. The first thing I realized was that everybody's different, and it becomes obvious that all of the gay stereotypes are ridiculous.
To all my friends in Los Angeles: the Sultan of Brunei, owner of the Beverly Hills Hotel, has signed legislation calling for gay people to be stoned to death.
The English language has about 450,000 commonly used words, but more may be needed. What to you call someone who has lost a sibling or had a miscarriage? Or a gay person whose partner has died? Or an elderly person who has lost every friend and relative? So many heartaches can't be found in the dictionary.
Be with those who bring out the best in you, not the stress in you.
I was raised in a household where being gay was like, the most normal thing.
My brother is gay, all of my best friends are gay. When my brother came out of the closet, it wasn't a big deal for my family.
I thought I would try to be gay for a while, but I'm just more sexually attracted to women. But I'm really glad that I found a few gay friends, because it totally saved me from becoming a monk or something.
There's nothing wrong with being gay. I have plenty of friends who are going to hell.
Your strongest muscle
If you ask me about my views on the environment, on women's rights, on gay rights, I am liberal. I don't have a problem with that at all. Some of my best friends are liberal.
I think what you're seeing is a profound recognition on the part of the American people that gays and lesbians and transgender persons are our brothers, our sisters, our children, our cousins, our friends, our co-workers, and that they've got to be treated like every other American. And I think that principle will win out.
Most of my favorite people in my life are gay.
It's something I'm super passionate about, because whenever I would see my friends get bullied, or my brother get hurt for his sexuality, I would become a raging lunatic.
Two things you will never have to chase: true friends and true love.
Everybody in hip-hop discriminates against gay people.
Matter of fact, the exact opposite word of 'hip-hop,' I think, is 'gay.' Like yo, you play a record and if it's wack, 'That's gay, dog!' And I wanna just come on TV and just tell my rappers, just tell my friends, 'Yo, stop it, fam.'
We worship an awesome God in the Blue States, and we don't like federal agents poking around our libraries in the Red States. We coach Little League in the Blue States and have gay friends in the Red States.
I have gay friends who are more conservative than most of my conservative friends.
One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.
I have gay friends in my life who are conservative.
I have gay friends in my life who are for gay marriage and against gay marriage. I believe in an open and free debate.
This is America, where a white Catholic male Republican judge was murdered on his way to greet a Democratic Jewish woman member of Congress, who was his friend. Her life was saved initially by a 20-year old Mexican-American gay college student, and eventually by a Korean-American combat surgeon, all eulogized by our African American President.
The positive nature of some child-adult sexual relationships is not confined to non-Western cultures. Several of my friends - gay and straight, male and female - had sex with adults from the ages of nine to 13. None feel they were abused. All say it was their conscious choice and gave them great joy.
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.
There's no need to legalize gay marriage.
I have plenty of gay friends who are committed couples; some of them call themselves married, some don't, but their friends treat them as married. Anybody who doesn't like it just doesn't hang out with them.
Why can men no longer be best friends? This is so stupid.
Today if you show two guys being best friends they end up giving out an image that they’re gay. But guys don’t always need to be drinking beer, fighting in pubs or pulling women by the hair. They may have a deep affection.
You don't call retarded people retards.
It's bad taste. You call your friends retards when they are acting retarded.
Spend time with those you love. One of these days you will say either: "I wish I had" or "I'm glad I did".
I have gay friends, I support gay rights, I have nothing against the gay community, but when I see two guys kissing, I think it's gross. And, by the way, it's gross when 99% of straight people do it, too.
I've had gay friends who grew up in small towns in France who had to lie for most of their lives, even to themselves. But eventually such lies become stronger than the people, and they have to face them.
Gone are the days when my heart was young and gay, Gone are my friends from the cotton fields away, Gone from the earth to a better land I know, I hear their gentle voices calling Old Black Joe.
Friendship picks you up when the world lets you down.
Right now the institution of marriage feels very one-sided, and I want to live in a country where we all have equal rights. I have so many friends who are gays and lesbians who would so badly want to get married, that I wouldn't be able to sleep with myself [if I got married before they could].
Some of my best friends are gay guys, and they said, "You're so straight, we're not interested."
It's a loser's emblem (swastika), because the Nazis lost the war.
It's ridiculous to suggest we are involved with fascists. All my best friends are black, gay, Irish or criminals.
A friend to all is a friend to none.
For me, my discomfort with gay weddings was articulated by a close friend, who observed that gay people getting married is like retarded people getting together to give each other PhDs. It doesn't make them smarter, and it doesn't make us married.
If I want to go to a party with a few male friends, it doesn't mean I'm gay.
Finally, fighting for gay rights, speaking out in various places and making friends, men and women, was great.
The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.
Stereotypes fall in the face of humanity.
You toodle along, thinking that all gay men wear leather after dark and should never, ever be permitted around a Little League field. And then one day your best friend from college, the one your kids adore, comes out to you.
For me, I have gay family members, and I have a lot of friends in the LBGT community.
A lot of people in my world - in the acting world - have either lost friends to Aids or live with HIV because its origin in our culture, in New York for instance, was in the gay community.
During last night's debate, John Kerry and John Edwards were so friendly to each other some political experts think that they may end up running together. In fact Kerry and Edwards were so friendly, President Bush accused them of planning a gay marriage.
I come from the New York theatre world, and I have a lot of gay male friends, so this friendship of Will and Grace's isn't such a stretch.