Gay Quotes


We're not dating," Alec said again.
"Oh?" Magnus said. "So you're just that friendly with everybody, is that it?

City of Ashes

Cassandra Clare

City of Ashes

You're not gay, are you?"
Simon's greenish color deepened. "If I were, I would dress better.

City of Bones

Cassandra Clare

City of Bones

Isabelle snorted. 'All the boys are gay. In this truck, anyway. Well, not you, Simon.'
'You noticed' said Simon.
'I think of myself as a freewheeling bisexual,' added Magnus.
'Please never say those words in front of my parents,' said Alec. 'Especially my father.'
'I thought your parents were okay with you, you know, coming out,' Simon said, leaning around Isabelle to look at Alec, who was — as he often was — scowling, and pushing his floppy dark hair out of his eyes. Aside from the occasional exchange, Simon had never talked to Alec much. He wasn’t an easy person to get to know. But, Simon admitted to himself, his own recent estrangement from his mother made him more curious about Alec’s answer than he would have been otherwise.
'My mother seems to have accepted it,' Alec said. 'But my father — no, not really. Once he asked me what I thought had turned me gay.'
Simon felt Isabelle tense next to him. 'Turned you gay?' She sounded incredulous. 'Alec, you didn’t tell me that.'
'I hope you told him you were bitten by a gay spider,' said Simon.
Magnus snorted; Isabelle looked confused. 'I’ve read Magnus’s stash of comics,' said Alec, 'so I actually know what you’re talking about' A small smile played around his mouth. 'So would that give me the proportional gayness of a spider?'
'Only if it was a really gay spider,' said Magnus, and he yelled as Alec punched him in the arm. 'Ow, okay, never mind.

Clary- "How to Come Out to Your Parents," she read out loud. "LUKE. Don't be ridiculous. Simon's not gay, he's a vampire.

City of Ashes

Cassandra Clare

City of Ashes

Scoot over, man. I don't like you that much."
"Dick. That's not what you said last night."
"Bite me.

Glass Houses

Rachel Caine

Glass Houses

Iz," Alec said tiredly. "It's not like it's one big bad thing. It's a lot of little invisible things. When Magnus and I were traveling, and I'd call from the road, Dad never asked how he was. When I get up to talk in Clave meetings, no one listens, and I don't know if that's because I'm young or if it's because of something else. I saw Mom talking to a friend about her grandchildren and the second I walked into the room they shut up. Irina Cartwright told me it was a pity no one would ever inherit my blue eyes now." He shrugged and looked toward Magnus, who took a hand off the wheel for a moment to place it on Alec's. "It's not like a stab wound you can protect me from. It's a million little paper cuts every day.

I desire to be with you. I miss you. I feel lonely when I can't see you. I am obsessed with you, fascinated by you, infatuated with you. I hunger for your taste, your smell, the feel of your soul touching mine.

Desire    Gay    Love    M m    Male male    Obsession

She decided that if Lucas was gay then she was going to have to get a sex change operation. He would be so worth it.

Starcrossed

Josephine Angelini

Starcrossed

The only queer people are those who don't love anybody.

Gay    Lesbian    Lgbt    Love    Queer

Isabelle snorted, "All the boys
are
gay. In this truck, anyway. Well, not you, Simon."
"You noticed," said Simon.
"I think of myself as a freewheeling bisexual," added Magnus.
"Please never say those words in front of my parents," said Alec.

I understand addiction now. I never did before, you know. How could a man (or a woman) do something so self-destructive, knowing that they’re hurting not only themselves, but the people they love? It seemed that it would be so incredibly easy for them to just not take that next drink. Just stop. It’s so simple, really. But as so often happens with me, my arrogance kept me from seeing the truth of the matter.
I see it now though.
Every day, I tell myself it will be the last. Every night, as I’m falling asleep in his bed, I tell myself that tomorrow I’ll book a flight to Paris, or Hawaii, or maybe New York. It doesn’t matter where I go, as long as it’s not here. I need to get away from Phoenix—away from him—before this goes even one step further.
And then he touches me again, and my convictions disappear like smoke in the wind.
This cannot end well. That’s the crux of the matter, Sweets. I’ve been down this road before—you know I have—and there’s only heartache at the end. There’s no happy ending waiting for me like there was for you and Matt. If I stay here with him, I will become restless and angry. It’s happening already, and I cannot stop it. I’m becoming bitter and terribly resentful. Before long, I will be intolerable, and eventually, he’ll leave me. But if I do what I have to do, what my very nature compels me to do, and move on, the end is no better. One way or another, he’ll be gone. Is it not wiser to end it now, Sweets, before it gets to that point? Is it not better to accept that this happiness I have is destined to self-destruct?
Tomorrow I will leave. Tomorrow I will stop delaying the inevitable. Tomorrow I will quit lying to myself, and to him.
Tomorrow.
What about today, you ask? Today it’s already too late. He’ll be home soon, and I have dinner on the stove, and wine chilling in the fridge. And he will smile at me when he comes through the door, and I will pretend like this fragile, dangerous thing we have created between us can last forever.
Just one last time, Sweets. Just one last fix. That’s all I need.
And that is why I now understand addiction.

Addiction    Gay    Leaving    Love

The single best thing about coming out of the closet is that nobody can insult you by telling you what you've just told them.

I'm a supporter of gay rights. And not a closet supporter either. From the time I was a kid, I have never been able to understand attacks upon the gay community. There are so many qualities that make up a human being... by the time I get through with all the things that I really admire about people, what they do with their private parts is probably so low on the list that it is irrelevant.

Actor    Equality    Gay    Gay rights

Self pity becomes your oxygen. But you learned to breathe it without a gasp. So, nobody even notices you're hurting.

Gay    Lgbt    Queer    Self esteem    Self pity

The blond boy in the red trunks is holding your head underwater because he is trying to kill you, and you deserve it, you do, and you know this, and you are ready to die in this swimming pool because you wanted to touch his hands and lips and this means your life is over anyway. You’re in eighth grade. You know these things. You know how to ride a dirt bike, and you know how to do long division, and you know that a boy who likes boys is a dead boy, unless he keeps his mouth shut, which is what you didn't do, because you are weak and hollow and it doesn't matter anymore.

Crush

Richard Siken

Crush

I am a rare species, not a stereotype.

Butch    Gay    Gender bending    Gender spectrum    Labels    Lesbian    Orientation    Rare    Sexuality    Stereotype    Unique

Gay kids aren’t a plot point that you can play with. Gay kids are real, actual kids, teenagers, growing up into awesome adults, and they don’t have the books they need to reflect that. Growing up, my nose was constantly stuck in a book. Growing up as a lesbian, I was told over and over and over by the lack of gayness in said books that I did not exist. That I wasn’t important enough to tell stories about. That I was invisible. Why are we telling our kids this? Why are we telling them that they’re a minority, and they don’t deserve the same rights as straights, that they’re going to grow up in a world that despises them, that the intolerance of humanity will never change, that they’re worthless. It’s not true.

Gay    Gay ya    Gay youth    Glbt    Glbtq    Lesbian    Queer    Queer youth

I suppose it’s not a social norm, and not a manly thing to do — to feel, discuss feelings. So that’s what I’m giving the finger to. Social norms and stuff…what good are social norms, really? I think all they do is project a limited and harmful image of people. It thus impedes a broader social acceptance of what someone, or a group of people, might actually be like.

Bisexual    Bisexuality    Bisexuals    Body    Books    Boy    Cool    Culture    Desire    Emotion    Erotic    Erotica    Friendship    Funny    Gay    Gay men    Gay rights    Glbt    Guy    Honesty    Humor    Humour    Imagination    Individuality    Life    Love    Music    Novel    Passion    Reality    Relationships    Romance    Self    Sex    Sexuality    Society    Society s increasing stupidity    Technology    Truth    Wisdom    Young    Youth

I started to be really proud of the fact I was gay even though I wasn't

Will put his hand on Nico's shoulder. "Nico, we need o have another talk about your people skills."
"Hey, I'm just stating the obvious. If this is Apollo, and he dies, we're all in trouble."
Will turned to me. "I apologize for my boyfriend."
Nico rolled his eyes. "Could you not―"
"Would you prefer special guy?" Will asked. "Or significant other?"
"Significant annoyance, in your case," Nico grumbled

Couple    Gay    Humor    Lgbt    Romance

Yeah, the whole family knows. It's no big deal. One night at dinner I said, 'Mom, you know the forbidden love that Spock has for Kirk? Well, me too.' It was easier for her to understand that way.

Tithe

Holly Black

Tithe

The more you love,the more love you have to give.It's the only feeling we have which is infinite...

Being gay is like glitter, it never goes away.

Understand that sexuality is as wide as the sea. Understand that your morality is not law. Understand that we are you. Understand that if we decide to have sex whether safe, safer, or unsafe, it is our decision and you have no rights in our lovemaking.

There’s a Greek legend—no, it’s in something Plato wrote—about how true lovers are really two halves of the same person. It says that people wander around searching for their other half, and when they find him or her, they are finally whole and perfect. The thing that gets me is that the story says that originally all people were really pairs of people, joined back to back, and that some of the pairs were man and man, some woman and woman, and others man and woman. What happened was that all of these double people went to war with the gods, and the gods, to punish them, split them all in two. That’s why some lovers are heterosexual and some are homosexual, female and female, or male and male.

Gay    Lesbian    Lgbt    Mythology

You could move.' ---"Dear Abby" responds to a reader who complained that a gay couple was moving in across the street and wanted to know what he could do to improve the quality of the neighborhood.

It takes no compromise to give people their rights...it takes no money to respect the individual. It takes no political deal to give people freedom. It takes no survey to remove repression.

Gender preference does not define you. Your spirit defines you.

Gay    Lgbt

Tell me something good about your life," I whispered, needing to hear that he wasn't as broken as I thought him to be.
Peter breathed into the handset for about two minutes. I began wondering if he was about to hang up, or had fallen asleep, when he answered. "You."
It was so quiet I almost didn't hear it. And then he hung up before I could ask him to repeat himself.
I fell asleep, grinning, with the phone still clutched in my hand and my milk souring on the coffee table.

Democracy! Bah! When I hear that I reach for my feather boa!

Beat    Democracy    Gay    Poet    Poetry    Politics

Peter to Austin:
"Hard-ons don't make you think less. They make you think stupid. Which makes me think you must have one 24/7.

Dani alexander    Gay    Glbt    Humor    Insults    Mm    Mystery    Put downs    Shattered glass

But I think we both knew, even then, that what we had was something even more rare, and even more meaningful. I was going to be his friend, and was going to show him possibilities. And he, in turn, would become someone I could trust more than myself.

Boy Meets Boy

David Levithan

Boy Meets Boy
Cute    Gay    Life    Love    Platonic love    Relationships    Romance

Let's make a law that gay people can have birthdays, but straight people get more cake--you know, to send the right message to kids.

Before you echo 'Amen' in your home or place of worship, think and remember...a child is listening.

Bisexual    Equal rights    Gay    Lesbian    Plfag

Just because I like to suck cock doesn't make me any less American than Jesse Helms.

Gay    Gay rights    Humor    Oral sex    Politics

In general there should be gay characters in YA because a) surprise, there are gay folks everywhere and b) in my opinion as a father, there’s not a damn thing wrong with my child encountering gay folks in her literature, because see point a).

Characters    Gay    Glbt    Literature    Raising kids    Writing    Ya

All men are created equal. Now matter how hard they try, they can never erase those words. That is what America is about.

There were books about how to be gay; he'd seen them in stores and libraries. Some of them even had diagrams. But there weren't any diagrams about how to fall in love with your best friend and not fuck everything up.

The Value of X

Poppy Z. Brite

The Value of X
Gay    Love    Romance    Unrequited love    Youth

It's not called being gay, it's called being fabulous!

Funny    Gay    Life

I think choosing between men and women is like choosing between cake and ice cream. You'd be daft not to try both when there are so many different flavors.

Bisexuality    Gay    Humour    Lesbian    Life    Sexuality

Breckin shrugs. I’m new here. And if you haven’t deducted from my impeccable fashion sense, I think it’s safe to say that I’m… he leans forward and cups his hand to his mouth in secrecy. Mormon, he whispers.

Hopeless

Colleen Hoover

Hopeless
Fashion    Funny    Gay    Mormon    Teenager

Straight? So is spaghetti until you heat it up

I know that you cannot live on hope alone, but without it, life is not worth living. And you...And you...And you...Gotta give em hope.

Dan: 'Ah, well, I hope this didn't have anything to do with me.'
Ellen: 'No, not unless you played Cat Woman in Batman.

Batman    Gay    Lesbian

Guys don't let other guys keep calling other guys. Okay that came out wrong.

Gay    Jace    Malec

Burst down those closet doors once and for all, and stand up and start to fight.

In the past, when gays were very flamboyant as drag queens or as leather queens or whatever, that just amused people. And most of the people that come and watch the gay Halloween parade, where all those excesses are on display, those are straight families, and they think it's funny. But what people don't think is so funny is when two middle-aged lawyers who are married to each other move in next door to you and your wife and they have adopted a Korean girl and they want to send her to school with your children and they want to socialize with you and share a drink over the backyard fence. That creeps people out, especially Christians. So, I don't think gay marriage is a conservative issue. I think it's a radical issue.

Activism    Gay    Glbt    Hate    Love    Marriage    Politics    Queer    Radicalism    Religion    Same sex marriage

I think God is a callous bitch not making me a lesbian. I'm deeply disappointed by my sexual interest in men.

Gay    God    Lesbian    Men    Sexual

Once he asked me what I thought had turned me gay."
"I hope you told him you were bitten by a gay spider," said Simon.

He loved you.

Action    Amazing    Day    Gay    June    Legend    Metias    Prodigy    Thomas

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