This serves as a reminder that Terminators are not human, and should not be treated as such despite their appearance.
When Sarah Connor first encounters the T-800, she asks Kyle Reese how "that man" could have gotten up after being shot by Reese several times. Kyle replies that "It's not a man, it's a machine. Terminator. Cyberdyne Systems Model 101."
Terminator 2: Judgement Day
When Blair Williams referred to Marcus Wright as "he" being the only one left when John asked about survivors during her investigation, John corrects her and says "Not he, Blair, it. It was the only one left, don't be naive."