Exceeding Any Dream
“Still recovering from the most emotional beautiful day, exceeding any dream I ever had. To marry the man I love in front of all of my loved one’s was not something I grew up thinking would ever happen.”
—Former Los Angeles Galaxy player Robbie Rogers on his marriage to producer Greg Berlanti, last month on Instagram.
You Are Loved
“To members of the LGBTQ2 communities… here in Canada and around the world: You are loved. And we support you.”
—Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau apologizing in the House of Commons for a decades-long campaign by previous governments to rid the military and public service of LGBTQ people.
Been A Part
“I’m obviously very young and I’ve had a short career, but I’ve never been a part of anything like this.”
—Actor Timothee Chalamet on filming Call Me By Your Name. Chalamet has won Best Actor from both the New York Film Critics Circle and Los Angeles Film Critics Association.
I am absolutely pumped. I think this is so wonderful.”
—Australia’s prime minister Malcolm Turnbull, after his country’s Parliament voted in favor of gay marriage last month.
My Own Ship
“I am the captain of my own ship, and I’ve never looked to anyone else to validate that.”
—Actress Sarah Paulson, 42, responding to those questioning the age difference between her and her girlfriend of two years, Holland Taylor, 74.
Upset The World
“He had a lot of lady fans and he told me he just didn’t want to upset the world.”
—Patti LaBelle on why her friend the late Luther Vandross never came out of the closet, during an interview on Watch What Happens Live.
You Teach Me
“Last week Willow told me she is going to marry an African woman… I was like: ‘Great, can you teach me how to make African food?’”
—P!nk on raising her children free from labels & gender roles.