An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life.
— Robert A. Heinlein

The two most powerful weapons are courage and persistence. Nothing can stop a person armed with both.
Scott Sorrell armed quote

Knowledge without education is but armed injustice.
— Horace

Before all else, be armed.
— Niccolo Machiavelli

The constitutions of most of our States assert that all power is inherent in the people; that... it is their right and duty to be at all times armed.
— armed quotation by Thomas Jefferson