"Civil union is less than marriage. Marriage is a sacred and valued institution and ought to be afforded equal protection."
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."James McGreevey on Mignon McLaughlin
"By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy if you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher."James McGreevey on Socrates
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."James McGreevey on Friedrich Nietzsche
"How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being."James McGreevey on Oscar Wilde
"Don't marry the person you think you can live with marry only the individual you think you can't live without."James McGreevey on James C. Dobson
"We are losing sight of civility in government and politics. Debate and dialogue is taking a back seat to the politics of destruction and anger and control. Dogma has replaced thoughtful discussion between people of differing views."
"I realized that my truest passion was for helping people change through faith in a higher power. That meant, for me, belonging to the church. Using my abilities to bring Christian doctrine to a postmodern world."
"I'm on the board of a national group called Faith in America. It's designed to fight religious-based bigotry."
"No relief was forthcoming from my then-Catholic faith, which said the practice of homosexuality was a 'mortal sin' subject to damnation."
"To be able to love and live in freedom means to be able to make godly decisions. To make godly decisions we have to surrender our egos and all the falsity and shame that goes with it."