"The right to keep and bear arms." - Second Amendment to the United States Constitution (1791)
"Kill'em all." - Metallica (1983)
"I heard, like seven loud booms, and the gym teacher told us to go in the corner, so we huddled; but I kept hearing these booming noises..." - Eight year-old girl in Newtown, Connecticut (2012).
"As a country, we've been through this too many times; whether it's an elementary school in Newtown or a shopping mall in Oregon, or a temple in Wisconsin, or a movie theater in Aurora, or a street corner in Chicago. These neighborhoods are our neighborhoods and these children are our chilren; and we're going to have to come together and take meaningful action to prevent more tragedies like this, regardless of politics." - President Barack Obama (2012).