I hate guns.
I think that's given inspiration to other musicians. I know, particularly through the 90s, a lot of bands would cite Rush as an influence. I don't think it was so much our music, but more the way we really stuck to our guns.
Since we didn't use guns, we wanted to make sure we could earn the ability to win the audience over by making it believable. A lot of what you do when you work out in that mode is use your mental energy.
Growing up in eastern Kentucky like I did, I'm used to having a few guns around to protect me.
We hear so much about weapons of mass destruction. But nine out of 10 war victims are killed by guns. It's the AK-47 that's a weapon of mass destruction.
It defies common sense that stores are fined for selling toy guns to children, but someone who isn't even allowed to board an airplane in this country can purchase as many real guns he wants with no questions asked.
If the British government is prepared to say that the Unionists will not have a veto over British government policy and that guns, vetoes and injustices will all be left outside the door, then there is no good reason why talks cannot take place in an appropriate atmosphere.
Let everyone leave all the guns - British guns and Irish guns - outside the door.
The British government says that for Sinn Fein to be involved in talks the guns must be left at the door.
No, we're not looking at how to control criminals... we're talking about banning the AK-47 and semi-automatic guns.
The French were generous in giving us assistance in corps and army artillery, with its personnel, and we were confident from the start of our superiority over the enemy in guns of all calibers.
Something is wrong here, and it's more than easy access to guns or violence on TV. It's about lack of love and attachment to loving people early in life.
It was comical because you're at a firing range, all these people are so seriously shooting their little guns.
But I'm not particularly comfortable around guns.
In our school you were searched for guns and knifes on the way in and if you didn't have any, they gave you some.
It was difficult being a conscientious objector in the 1940's, but I felt I had to stick to my guns.
I never liked guns, I hate them, I always blink before they go off.
Of course I do not regret the Bond days, I regret that sadly heroes in general are depicted with guns in their hands, and to tell the truth I have always hated guns and what they represent.
Nelson Mandela is, for me, the single statesman in the world. The single statesman, in that literal sense, who is not solving all his problems with guns. It's truly unbelievable.
There are naked people in boots on a mountain top firing guns.
Our votes must go together with our guns. After all, any vote we shall have, shall have been the product of the gun. The gun which produces the vote should remain its security officer - its guarantor. The people's votes and the people's guns are always inseparable twins.
I always believed it would happen and stuck to my guns.
At least 50 times. I've jumped off a building, jumped off a cliff in a car. I've been in bedrooms when women came in with knives and guns.
All kinds of celebrities, political ones as well, are increasingly being targeted. In this country, with all the countless guns.
I have a lot of fun with guns, especially the M-16, but my favourite is my little .22. It fits nicely in the palm of your hand. I do limit myself to blanks.