„"I am female," I complained. "That 'it' business is really getting on my nerves." […]
"By whose definition?"
"How about by yours? In my species, I am the one that bears young. Is that not female enough for you?"“

—  Stephenie Meyer, buch The Host

Wanderer and Jared Howe, p. 349
The Host (2008)

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—  Jin Xing

Cited in: SanSan Kwan, Kinesthetic City: Dance and Movement in Chinese Urban Spaces, 2013 p. xxx; Talking about Shanghai
Text originate from a French-made documentary, where "Jin herself associated her (definitely female) identity with the city" of Shanghai.

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„On my business card, I am a corporate president. In my mind, I am a game developer. But in my heart, I am a gamer.“

—  Satoru Iwata Japanese video game programmer and businessman 1959 - 2015

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„The size of our hips, our style, our swag, it becomes co-opted but then we are demonised... My advice to young women is that you have to start by getting those demons out of your head. The questions I ask myself — "am I good enough?"“

—  Michelle Obama lawyer, writer, wife of Barack Obama and former First Lady of the United States 1964

that haunts us, because the messages that are sent from the time we are little is: maybe you are not, don't reach too high, don't talk too loud.
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—  Kirsten Gillibrand United States Senator from New York 1966

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