“Never be bullied into silence.
Never allow yourself to be made a victim.
Accept no one’s definition of your life.”
~ Harvey Fierstein
Harvey Forbes Fierstein (June 6, 1952) is an American actor and playwright, noted for the distinction of winning Tony Awards for both writing and originating the lead role in his long-running play Torch Song Trilogy, about a gay drag-performer and his quest for true love and family, as well as writing the award-winning book to the musical La Cage aux Folles. He has since become a champion for gay civil rights.