• When I say a girl like me, I bet you think I'm just talking about being fat. How dare you fat-shame me? You think I'm talking about being black? Racist. What makes you think I'm not talking about being smart? What? You don't think a fat, black girl can be smart or something? Fat-shaming racists like you make me sick.

    "Gabourey Sidibe's Message To The World: 'Mind Your Own Body'". Interview with Rachel Martin, May 1, 2017.