"But if someone has a gun and is trying to kill you ... it would be reasonable to shoot back with your own gun."
- Dalai Lama XIV
" The right to defend one's home and one's person when attacked has been guaranteed through the ages by common law."
- Martin Luther King
"The world is filled with violence. Because criminals carry guns, we decent law-abiding citizens should also have guns. Otherwise they will win and the decent people will lose."
- James Earl Jones
"There are no dangerous weapons. There are only dangerous men."
- Robert A. Heinlein
"Men fight for liberty and win it with hard knocks. Their children, brought up easy, let it slip away again; poor fools. And their grand-children are once more slaves."
- D. H. Lawrence