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“Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life, but define yourself.”
Harvey Fierstein
“The real point is that you cannot harbor malice toward others and then cry foul when someone displays intolerance against you. Prejudice tolerated is intolerance encouraged. Rise up in righteousness when you witness the words and deeds of hate, but only if you are willing to rise up against them all, including your own. Otherwise suffer the slings and arrows of disrespect silently.”
Harvey Fierstein
“I just want to be loved, is that so wrong?!”
Harvey Fierstein, Torch Song Trilogy
“Accept no one's definition of your life, define yourself.”
Harvey Fierstein
“I do believe we're all connected. I do believe in positive energy. I do believe in the power of prayer. I do believe in putting good out into the world. And I believe in taking care of each other.”
Harvey Fierstein
“Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.”
Harvey Fierstein
“Well, I always looked at Mulan as a movie about a lesbian coming out.”
Harvey Fierstein
“I am thinking about how it feels to be a no one in the life of someone you love.”
Harvey Fierstein, Torch Song Trilogy
“There comes a time in every Salome's life when she should no longer be dropping the last veil.”
Harvey Fierstein, La Cage Aux Folles
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“Never be bullied into silence, never be allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.”
Harvey Fierstein


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