"I actually have more respect for people who are in the closet. You end up exposing so much of yourself because you have to talk about your sexual life. You shouldn't have to talk about it."
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Randy Harrison on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Randy Harrison on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Randy Harrison on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Randy Harrison on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Randy Harrison on Abraham Lincoln
"Dad said that he was prouder of me than he'd ever been when I came out."
"I love my parents. Coming out to them was sort of coming out to myself. I educated them, and I wanted our relationship to keep growing. I wanted them to be a part of my life still. I wanted to be able to share with them what I was going through."