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I Am Who I Am Quotes On Why Your Individuality Matters

These I am who I am quotes will have you celebrating your unique essence in no time.

We have all heard it before, “I am what I am.” Usually, it is a phrase said by someone who is owning up to something; or sometimes it is said when someone does something that others find disagreeable.

We find the phrase in song lyrics and see it used as a snappy comeback in our favorite shows. College students often misquote the phrase, wondering which philosopher or scripture to attribute it to.

However, the concept of “I what I am” goes back a lot farther than you may realize, and many people do attribute it to a Hebrew phrase written in a Bible verse in the book of Exodus.

Today, many people use the phrase to signify their truth and acceptance of who they are. What does the phrase mean to you?

Don’t forget to also check out these be yourself quotes to inspire your best life.

I am who I am quotes that give life meaning.

1. “I am who I am today because of the choices I made yesterday.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

2. “My history defines who I am.” – Simone Elkeles

3. “Nobody can teach me who I am.” – Chinua Achebe

4. “I am one of the people who love the why of things.” – Catherine the Great

5. “I am what I am because of who we all are.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

6. “Who am I, for God’s sake, that I should be kind!” – Charles Dickens

7. “I am an educator who thinks globally.” – Paulo Freire

8. “My thoughts and actions made me who I am.” – Debasish Mridha

9. “I am someone who isn’t always perfect.” – Maisie Williams

10. I’m tired of defending my character. I am what I am. What you see is what you get.”- Dana Plato

I am who I am quotes from movies and actors.

11. “I am who I am today because of my mother.” – Kevin Hart

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