“PENNY: I’m the world’s first synthetic person capable of generating an Aura. I’m not real…
RUBY: Of course you are. You think just because you’ve got nuts and bolts instead of squishy guts makes you any less real than me?
PENNY: I don’t, um… You’re taking this extraordinarily well.
RUBY: You’re not like those things we saw back there. You’ve got a heart and a soul, I can feel it.”
–Miles Luna + Monty Oum + Kerry Shawcross (RWBY: Painting the Town)