Harvey Milk: Forty years old and I haven't done a thing that I'm proud of.
Scott Smith: You keep eating this cake, you're not going to make it to fifty.

McConnely: There's Man's Law and there's God's Law in this neighborhood and in this city... The San Francisco Police Force is happy to enforce either.
Harvey Milk: Thanks for the warm welcome to the neighborhood!

If it were true that children emulate their teachers, we'd have a lot more nuns running around.

My name is Harvey Milk and I'm here to recruit you!

A homosexual with power... that's scary.

[to Cleve Jones] You're going to meet the most extraordinary men, the sexiest, brightest, funniest men, and you're going to fall in love with so many of them, and you won't know until the end of your life who your greatest friends were or your greatest love was.

Scott Smith: Are you on uppers or something?
Harvey Milk: No, this is just plain old me.

All men are created equal. No matter how hard you try, you can never erase those words.

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Harvey Milk

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Harvey Milk was California's first openly gay official. He was a San Francisco supervisor who was assassinated along with Mayor George Moscone by San Francisco Supervisor Dan White. Played by Sean Penn in the movie.

Played By
Sean Penn
Full Name
Harvey Milk