Myth: Homosexuals look different than other people.
Fact: Only 10% of all homosexuals could be viewed as "visible homosexuals." Most gays look and act publicly
like everyone else.
Myth: Homosexual males are effeminate and weak; lesbian females are masculine and physically strong.
Fact: Sexual preference has nothing to do with body type. In addition, no relationship has been demonstrated
betweed occupational choice and sexual preference.
Myth: Homosexuals sexually molest children.
Fact: More heterosexuals than homosexuals sexually molest children.
Myth: Homosexuals choose a gay or lesbian life style.
Fact: Homosexuals do not choose a lifestyle which subjects them to rejection, ridicule, and persecution.
Many researches believe that a person's sexuality is a result of a person's orientation and not a matter of choice.