— Whoopi Goldberg American actress 1955
„I am in the Labour Party because I am a feminist. I am in the Labour Party because I believe in equality.“
— Harriet Harman British politician 1950
In an interview following her election as Deputy Leader of the Labour Party http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/politics/article2843875.ece, 10 November 2007.
„These reasonings are unconnected: "I am richer than you, therefore I am better"; "I am more eloquent than you, therefore I am better." The connection is rather this: "I am richer than you, therefore my property is greater than yours;" "I am more eloquent than you, therefore my style is better than yours." But you, after all, are neither property nor style. (44).“
— Epictetus philosopher from Ancient Greece 50 - 138
„The ‘I think, therefore I am’ of Descartes, the ‘I feel, therefore I am’ of late eighteenth century Romanticism, and the ‘I possess therefore I am’ of bourgeois man are dogmas, partial at that, incorporated to define a being that is incapable of defining itself.“
— John Carroll Australian professor and author 1944
— Kathy Acker American novelist, playwright, essayist, and poet 1947 - 1997
Context: I am as closed-up and fucked-up as everybody else. I am hell. The world is hell. "No, it isn't", I scream, but I know it is. Hell. Hell. Hell. Hell. Help. Help me. Help me. Love me.
— Philip Pullman English author 1946
„I think where I am not, therefore I am where I do not think. I am not whenever I am the plaything of my thought; I think of what I am where I do not think to think.“
— Jacques Lacan French psychoanalyst and psychiatrist 1901 - 1981