Quips & Quotes

Quips & Quotes

“I think it’s a sin because of my Biblical beliefs. And although people don’t agree with me, I happen to think that it is a choice. That said, I respect their right to make that choice. You don’t see me bashing them or anything like that. I respect their right to make that choice. I don’t have to agree with it.”

– GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain

“It’s not okay. It’s a license to do things in a sexual realm that is counter to how things are supposed to be. (Sex) is supposed to be within marriage. It’s supposed to be for purposes that are yes, conjugal, but also procreative. That’s the perfect way that a sexual union should happen…This is special and it needs to be seen as special.”

– GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum in an interview attacking condoms and contraception

“One cannot repent of something that is unchangeable. I have gone through a tremendous amount of grief over the many years that I spoke of change, repentance, reorientation and such, when, barring some kind of miracle, none of this can occur with homosexuality.”

– Former ‘ex-gay’ activist John Smid

“I did it on my own terms, in my own time, in my own words, and that is absolutely the type of relationship I want to have to that information. I did it because I recognized the way that it helped people, I did it because it was my time to do it, and yeah, it was definitely a deliberate choice to do it in that way.”

Star Trek and Heroes star Zachary Quinto talked about his decision to come out of the closet

“I don’t understand it (homosexuality). I am a heterosexual. I look at women. I don’t look at other men. But there are men who look at other men. These are citizens. To protect them and their clients from being infected (with HIV), you have to assist them to protect themselves. I don’t think by arresting them you help them.”

– Festus Mogae, the former president of Botswana

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