100 Pride Month Quotes In The Support of LGBTQIA+ Community

These LGBT Pride month quotes, captions, and sayings will make you fall in love with yourself and be proud of your part of the community.

Each year we celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride in the month of June to honor the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan. Even though Pride month is to celebrate the progress made by the LGBTQ+ community, it also serves to commemorate the community’s tragic losses and far too many hate crimes.

Since the first Pride celebration which is more than five decades ago, the LGBTQIA+ community has so much evolved into many other areas including politics and culture that fights for the rights of the community people.

Happy Pride Month Quotes And Captions

Pride month is for everyone to embrace their uniqueness and share with the world in total style. The LGBT flag which is in rainbow color signifies the colorful activities and flavors you get to explore during this whole month’s celebration. There are many forms of celebrations in the Pride month including massive rallies, parades, parties, and many more LGBTQIA+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning, intersex, asexual, and everyone else) events to attract people all over the world.

The Pride community takes huge pride and put a lot of effort into their movements like celebrating festivities with many different styles of costumes, makeup, and sparkle for the world to see and enjoy.

People who are a part of the LGBTQ+ community wait for the whole year to celebrate pride month in the US. Even this year, the LGBTQ+ community is celebrating Pride Month even louder and prouder than ever. So dust off your rainbow flag and put on some glitter, fancy costumes, and get ready to celebrate Pride Month with all you have got.

Pride month in June serves as a reminder out there that we all are equal no matter what our gender and sexuality are. This month is to celebrate all the strong and proud men, women, trans men, trans women, and non-binary people of the LGBTQIA community and how they all are inspiring us to fight for our rights and freedom to be ourselves.

Here we are sharing a collection of LGBT Pride Month quotes, wishes, sayings, messages, and phrases for the world to be proud of what you are.

Pride Month Quotes

“Hope will never be silent.” – Harvey Milk

“There’s no better time than now to be who you are.” – Boy George

“Marriage is a language of love, equality, and inclusion.” – Evan Wolfson

“How can people change their minds about us if they don’t know who we are?” – Harvey Milk

“I believe that marriage isn’t between a man and a woman; but between love and love.” – Frank Ocean

“It matters not who you love, where you love, why you love, when you love, or how you love. It matters only that you love.” – John Lennon

“We have to be visible. We should not be ashamed of who we are.” – Sylvia Rivera

“Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself.” – Coco Chanel

“Don’t let anyone define you. You define yourself.” – Billie Jean King

“Some people say you are going the wrong way when it’s simply a way of your own.” – Angelina Jolie

Short Pride Month Quotes and Instagram Captions

“We must make it clear that a platform of ‘I hate gay men and women’ is not a way to become president of the United States.” – Jimmy Carter

“Follow your inner moonlight; don’t hide the madness.” – Allen Ginsberg

“I’m not missing a minute of this. It’s the revolution!” – Sylvia Rivera

“Darling, I want my gay rights now.” – Marsha P. Johnson

“The only queer people are those who don’t love anybody.” – Rita Mae Brown

“If I could have chosen to be gay or straight, I think I would have simply chosen to be happy.” — Kevin Kidwell

“Heterosexuality is not normal, it’s just common.” – Dorothy Parker

“One day we won’t have to ‘come out of the closet.’ We’ll just say we are in love and that will be all that matters.”

“People will stare. Make it worth their while.” – Harry Winston

“I am not gay, but if I were, I would be the first one running out of the closet.” – Dolly Parton

Happy Pride Month Quotes And Captions

“I want to do the right thing and not hide anymore. I want to march for tolerance, acceptance, and understanding. I want to take a stand and say, ‘Me, too.'” — Jason Collins

“Don’t ever be afraid to show off your true colors.”

“We are all doing drag. Every single person on this planet is doing it.” – RuPaul

“Never EVER apologize for who you love”

“Gender is between your ears and not between your legs.” – Chaz Bono

“She is the gold at the end of the rainbow.”

“I am proud that I found the courage to deal the initial blow to the hydra of public contempt.” – Karl Heinrich Ulrichs

“It still strikes me as strange that anyone could have any moral objection to someone else’s sexuality. It’s like telling someone else how to clean their house.” – River Phoenix

“Openness may not completely disarm prejudice, but it’s a good place to start.” – Jason Collins

“We are powerful because we have survived.” – Audre Lorde

Happy Pride Month Quotes, Wishes, Sayings, Messages, Phrases

“When you reduce life to black and white, you never see rainbows.”

“Don’t be afraid. Don’t be ashamed. Don’t ever apologize for your sexuality. Just be you.” – Sonya Deville

“To be afraid is to behave as if the truth were not true.” – Bayard Rustin

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“LGBT people are some of the bravest and most potent change agents and leaders I have encountered, and the most forceful defenders of the vulnerable and voiceless, because they know what it’s like to be there.” – Ronan Farrow

 “Surround yourself with tacos. Not negativity.”

“To be yourself is truly a revolutionary act, and I think more and more people should try it because it’s gotten me a pretty cool life.” – Lena Waithe

“Who would give a law to lovers? Love is unto itself a higher law.” – Boethieus

“Why is it that, as a culture, we are more comfortable seeing two men holding guns than holding hands?” – Ernest J. Gaines

“I am the rainbow sheep of my family.”

Pride Month Support Quotes

“Owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing we’ll ever do.” – Brené Brown

“We’re born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we’re not alone.” – Orson Welles

“Equality means more than passing laws. The struggle is really won in the hearts and minds of the community, where it really counts.” – Barbara Gittings

“If Harry Potter taught us anything, it’s that no one should live in a closet.”

“If public figures came out of the closet, then the LGBT kids who saw them on TV would feel safe before they even knew why they felt dangerous. Maybe if enough people came out of the closet, gay kids would never feel dangerous. Maybe we could have a world where we could all just live. We may not all agree, but why can’t we just all live?” – Margaret Cho

“I’ve been embraced by a new community. That’s what happens when you’re finally honest about who you are; you find others like you.” — Chaz Bono

“We must declare ourselves, become known; allow the world to discover this subterranean life of ours which connects kings and farm boys, artists and clerks. Let them see that the important thing is not the object of love, but the emotion itself.” – Gore Vidal

“To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.” – Oscar Wilde

“If I wait for someone else to validate my existence, it will mean that I’m shortchanging myself.” – Zanele Muholi

“Being straight was my phase.”

Lgbt Pride Month Captions And Quotes

“We are not what other people say we are. We are who we know ourselves to be, and we are what we love. That’s okay.” – Laverne Cox

“Obviously, no LGBT person should be denied the ability to be who they are because their boss disagrees.” – Gloria Steinem

“There is no sexuality that is greater or lesser than another.” – Jasmine Guy

“There will not be a magic day when we wake up and it’s now okay to express ourselves publicly. We make that day by doing things publicly until it’s simply the way things are.” – Tammy Baldwin

“My silences had not protected me. Your silence will not protect you.” – Audre Lorde

“Human rights are not optional.”

“Personally, coming out was one of the most important things I’ve ever done, lifting from my shoulders the millstone of lies that I hadn’t even realized I was carrying.” – Sir Ian McKellen

“Straight? Nah.”

“Who would give a law to lovers? Love is unto itself a higher law.” — Boethius

“Love is love.”

Inspirational Pride Month Quotes and Messages For LGBTQIA+ Community

“All human beings deserve equal treatment, no matter their gender identity or sexuality.” – Andreja Pejic

“This world would be a whole lot better if we just made an effort to be less horrible to one another.” — Elliot Page

“No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow.” – Alice Walker

“When all Americans are treated as equal, no matter who they are or whom they love, we are all more free.” – Barack Obama

“I’d choose hell over a homophobic heaven” — Desmond Tutu

Gays are not interested in making other people gay…But homophobes are interested in making others homophobic.” – Stephen Fry

“Gay rights are human rights.” – Hillary Clinton

“Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.” – Dalai Lama

“Love takes off the masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within,” – James Baldwin

“Being gay isn’t something you choose, but you do face choices about whether and how to discuss it.” – Pete Buttigieg

Pride Month Quotes To Share Love To LGBT Community

“We don’t want to promote any system that treats the fact that an individual is LGBT as a personality disorder. And anything that perpetuates that perception is harmful – not only to that member of the community but the entire community.” – Kamala Harris

“You look ridiculous if you dance. You look ridiculous if you don’t dance. So you might as well dance.” — Gertrude Stein

“Keep calm and love who you want.”

“You know, gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender – people are people.” – Judith Light

“What is straight? A line can be straight, or a street, but the human heart, oh, no, it’s curved like a road through mountains.” – Tennessee Williams

“I think the world has a place for gay superheroes, certainly.” – Stan Lee

“We are both the girl in the relationship. That’s kind of the point.”

“Love doesn’t care how much money you have. It doesn’t care who your parents are. It doesn’t care if you’re gay, straight, or transgender.” – Rumer Willis

“Whoever tries to bring us down is already below us.”

“We should indeed keep calm in the face of difference, and live our lives in a state of inclusion and wonder at the diversity of humanity.” – George Takei

Lgbt Leadership Pride Month Quotes

“You say ‘be straight’ I say ‘taste the rainbow’.”

“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.” – Rachel Maddow

“Love is a human experience, not a political statement.”

“The more I’ve been able to learn about gay rights and equal pay and gender equity and racial inequality, the more that it all intersects. You can’t really pick it apart. It’s all intertwined.” – Megan Rapinoe

“Gay, straight, bi, whatever – it doesn’t matter. Love is love.” – Amber Liu

“There is nothing wrong with you. There’s a lot wrong with the world you live in.” – Chris Colfer

“Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life. Define yourself.” – Harvey Fierstein

“I hate the word homophobia. It’s not a phobia. You’re not scared. You’re an a**hole.” – Morgan Freeman

“Being gay is a natural normal beautiful variation on being human. Period. End of subject. Therefore, any argument which says differently is an immoral supremacist one. Call it out as such. Be outraged, offended, angry and intolerant of any discussion or anyone who describes you as unequal, undeserving or unnatural for being just as you are.” – Larry Kramer

 “I was not ladylike, nor was I manly. I was something else altogether. There were so many different ways to be beautiful.” — Michael Cunningham

Gay and Lesbian Pride Month Quotes About Homophobia

“We are not actually equal – humanity – if we are not allowed to freely love one another.” – Lady Gaga

“Love is too beautiful to be hidden in the closet.”

“I think being gay is a blessing, and it’s something I am thankful for every single day.” – Anderson Cooper

“The only choice I made was to be myself.”

“Everybody’s journey is individual. You don’t know with whom you’re going to fall in love. … If you fall in love with a boy, you fall in love with a boy. The fact that many Americans consider it a disease says more about them than it does about homosexuality.” – James Baldwin

“Homophobia has a cure: Education.”

“We need, in every community, a group of angelic troublemakers.” – Bayard Rustin

“The beauty of standing up for your rights is others see you standing and stand up as well.” – Cassandra Duffy

“This is why homophobia is a terrible evil: it disguises itself as a concern while it is inherently hated.” – Tyler Oakley

“I am a strong, black, lesbian woman. Every single time I say it, I feel so much better.” — Brittney Griner

“I believe that telling our stories, first to ourselves and then to one another and the world, is a revolutionary act.” – Janet Mock

“Do you like boys or girls? YES.”

“You don´t have to be gay to be a supporter – you just have to be a human.” – Daniel Radcliffe

Did you like these Pride Month quotes?

If you did not share it on Instagram, did it even happen? Some of us love to share every moment of our life on social media like Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat. Most of them would have saved some of their most beautiful pictures to share on Pride Month. Now all you need with that picture is a quote that looks like it belongs to it. A caption that clearly expresses yourself that you are a part of the LGBTQIA+ community and are proud of it.

We hope you will love these Pride Month quotes and captions we have gathered here just for you to be loud and proud about yourself.

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