Pride Month – 7 inspiring quotes from celebrities

TALLY WEiJL
06/10/2021

Love is love is love is love… As we celebrate Pride Month, here are some iconic quotes from inspiring celebs. Scroll through and soak up these good vibes!

Janelle Monáe

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“Being a queer black woman in America, someone who has been in relationships with both men and women – I consider myself to be a free-ass motherf*cker.”

Halsey

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“So I wanted to take a moment to make a PSA to remind you that — bisexual people. We exist.”

Kehlani

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“I used to think that love was giving up everything of yourself and giving it to the other person. Now, I’ve realized that love is when you have somebody that doesn’t make you give up half of yourself.”

Lil Nas X

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“Wow man last year I was sleeping on my sister’s floor, had no money, struggling to get plays on my music, suffering from daily headaches – now I’m gay.”

Jari Jones

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“Know that heterosexuality isn’t the hierarchy. Being something other than what society deems as ‘regular’ is just as good, maybe even better.”

Jonathan Van Ness

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“I want people to fall in love with themselves and to be really proud and full of joy for the space they take up. If someone else appreciates the space you take up, then that’s icing on the cake.”

Laverne Cox

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“I’ve never been interested in being invisible and erased.”