Homosexuality Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old homosexuality quotes, homosexuality sayings, and homosexuality proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Being homosexual doesn't determine a man's whole character any more than being heterosexual does.     

Iris Murdoch

Being gay is not a Western invention. It is a human reality.     

Hillary Clinton

Homosexuality is God's way of insuring that the truly gifted aren't burdened with children.     

Sam Austin

The heterosexuality or homosexuality of many individuals is not an all-or-none proposition.     

Alfred Kinsey

Homosexuality was invented by a straight world dealing with its own bisexuality.     


Disapproval of homosexuality cannot justify invading the houses, hearts and minds of citizens who choose to live their lives differently.     

Harry Blackmun

Homosexuality is immutable, irreversible and nonpathological.     

Abhijit Naskar

There was nothing abnormal about it when homosexuality was the norm.     

Marcel Proust

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

What the homosexual wants, and here he is neither willing to compromise nor morally required to compromise — is acceptance of homosexuality as a way of life fully on a par with heterosexuality.     

Barbara Gittings

In homosexual love the passion is homosexuality itself. What a homosexual loves, as if it were his lover, his country, his art, his land, is homosexuality.     

Marguerite Duras

As long as society is anti-gay, then it will seem like being gay is anti-social.     

Joseph Francis

Homosexuality is like the weather. It just is.     

Andrew Sullivan

Homosexuality is neither a sin, nor an anomaly or a disease. It is an evolutionary variation.     

Abhijit Naskar

Homosexuality, like androgyny, might be an instinctive racial response to overpopulation, crowding, and stress. Both flourish when empire reaches its apogee.     

Edward Abbey

You know, gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender - people are people.     

Judith Light

Homosexuality is assuredly no advantage, but it is nothing to be ashamed of, no vice, no degradation, it cannot be classified as an illness.     

Sigmund Freud

It's funny that they've called homosexuality a crime. At this rate, everyone will be a criminal.     

Kangana Ranaut

If you removed all of the homosexuals and homosexual influence from what is generally regarded as American culture, you would pretty much be left with "Let's Make a Deal."     

Fran Lebowitz

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

Howard Dean

The homosexual is a scapegoat who evokes no sympathy. Hence, he can only be a victim, never a martyr.     

Thomas Szasz

If homosexuality is a disease, let's all call in queer to work: Hello. Can't work today, still queer.     

Robin Tyler

Heterosexuality is not normal, it's just common.     

Dorothy Parker

Homosexuality has been around since humanity began and different societies at different times have reacted in a different manner.     

Hugh Bonneville

It is a great injustice to persecute homosexuality as a crime, and cruelty too.     

Sigmund Freud

There is a great deal of sin that comes from homosexuals who believe their homosexuality is a sin.     

Andrew Solomon

If male homosexuals are called "gay," then female homosexuals should be called "ecstatic."     

Shelly Roberts

If you have an issue with homosexuality, then it comes to your own fear and your own darkness.     

Tori Amos