"I can barely remember what I wrote yesterday, let alone 10 years ago."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Andrew Sullivan on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Andrew Sullivan on Helen Keller
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."Andrew Sullivan on Marilyn Monroe
"Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company."Andrew Sullivan on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Andrew Sullivan on Marilyn Monroe
"What gay culture is before it is anything else, before it is a culture of desire or a culture of subversion or a culture of pain, is a culture of friendship."
"You know, American citizens, I don't think, ever thought that the right to the pursuit of happiness did not include the right to marry the person you love. But for a whole number of Americans, gay Americans, that happens to be true."
"My own early crusade for same-sex marriage, for example, is now mainstream gay politics. It wasn't when I started."
"When I first started talking about gay marriage, most people in the gay community looked at me as if I was insane or possibly a fascist reactionary."
"The relationship of black Americans to Obama is sociologically riveting."