— Bret Easton Ellis American novelist 1964
— Joe Frazier American boxer 1944 - 2011
Frazier referring to his fights with Muhammad Ali. http://www.nytimes.com/2006/10/18/sports/othersports/18frazier.html?pagewanted=2&ei=5090&en=a3509c26258f5380&ex=1318824000&partner=rssuserland&emc=rss
— Theodore Roosevelt American politician, 26th president of the United States 1858 - 1919
Context: I am all right — I am a little sore. Anybody has a right to be sore with a bullet in him. You would find that if I was in battle now I would be leading my men just the same. Just the same way I am going to make this speech.
„Oh yes, I am wise
But it's wisdom born of pain
Yes, I've paid the price
But look how much I gained
If I have to, I can do anything
I am strong
I am invincible
I am woman“
— Helen Reddy Australian actress 1941
"I Am Woman"; written and sung by Reddy
„I am legitimately Scottish. I can officially say — yes. Yeah, I am from Inverness in the Highlands of Scotland.“
— Karen Gillan Scottish actress and former model 1987
When asked if she is "legitimately Scottish" in Interview with Karen Gillan from Doctor Who (15 April 2010) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pU1bFXTpgPM
— Julian of Norwich English theologian and anchoress 1342 - 1416
Context: Thus is that Blissful Sight end of all manner of pain to the loving soul, and the fulfilling of all manner of joy and bliss. And that shewed He in the high, marvellous words where He said: I IT AM that is highest; I IT AM that is lowest; I IT AM that is ALL. Variant translation to modern English: I am that which is highest, I am that which is lowest, I am that which is ALL.
„These false answers — such as, I am stone, I am bird, I am animal, I am man, I am woman, I am great, I am small — are, in turn, received, tested and discarded until the Question arrives at the right and Final Answer, I AM GOD.“
— Meher Baba Indian mystic 1894 - 1969
47 : The Question and its Answer, p. 78.
— Rita Verdonk Dutch politician 1955
Slogan used on Rita Verdonk's weblog http://www.ritaverdonk.net/ retrieved 25 November 2007.
„I am monarch of all I survey,
My right there is none to dispute;
From the center all round to the sea
I am lord of the fowl and the brute.“
— William Cowper (1731–1800) English poet and hymnodist 1731 - 1800
— Nick Griffin British politician 1959
From an article in The Guardian, may 2000.
„I am the object of criticism around the world. But I think that since I am being discussed, then I am on the right track.“
— Kim Jong-il General Secretary of the Workers' Party of Korea 1941 - 2011
Conversation with Konstantin Pulikovsky (Summer 2001), quoted in his book Orient Express Variant: I know I'm an object of criticism in the world, but if I am being talked about, I must be doing the right things. Behnke, Alison. Kim Jong Il's North Korea http://books.google.ba/books?id=cdQ8QZU6H0MC&printsec=frontcover&dq=kim+jong+il&source=bl&ots=qNQT5KQLoZ&sig=OguwgfrkTQ-eOqbqUCBWSnQAe-k&hl=hr&sa=X&ei=7VJWUPC3OK_74QSxmoGQBg&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q=kim%20jong%20il&f=false
— Dejan Stojanovic poet, writer, and businessman 1959
“If I Am,” p. 7