Quotes of the day

“Marriage equality is going to happen in this country. It’s only a matter of time.

For some, this reality is exciting, uplifting and extraordinary. For others, it is scary, frightening, even unfathomable. But no matter your opinion on the subject, this truth is inexorable: Gays and lesbians will one day be able to wed legally in all 50 states. Our relationships will finally be recognized as valid under the law and protected by our government. And America will be a stronger country for it.”

“Instead of mocking Miss Prejean, the would do well to consider the wisdom of a titan of another sort: ‘If you strike me down, I shall become more powerful than you could possibly imagine.’ The more they attempt to strike her down, the stronger she becomes. And the more popular she becomes among her supporters and Americans increasingly irritated by the crowd continually eager to find someone to belittle and to blame.”