report this ad
Just For Fun
Games to Consider
Create a Quiz
Add a New Topic
Locations & Scores
Become a Host
Words from the Past: The Second Amendment
Can you pick the the authors of some pro-2nd Amendment literature?
Quiz not verified by Sporcle
Multi-Category Minefield Blitz XI
Africa 6 to 1
Harry Potter Minefield
Find the US States - No Outlines Minefield
Close-Up 'O' Images
Rate 5 stars
Rate 4 stars
Rate 3 stars
Rate 2 stars
Rate 1 star
How to Play
Click the green button to start and enter the correct answers below
See also: http://gunowners.org/
Words from the Past: Gun Control
“Guns are dangerous. The only thing more dangerous is not having them.”
“Self defense is a primary law of nature, which no subsequent low of society can abolish…”
“No freeman shall ever be debarred the use of arms.”
“The great objective is that every man be armed…. Everyone who is able may have a gun.”
“The Constitution shall never be construed… to prevent the people of the United States who are peaceable citizens from keeping their own arms.”
'The strongest reason for the people to retain the right to keep and bear arms is, as a last resort, to protect themselves against tyranny in government.'
“History teaches that all conquerors who have allowed their subject races to carry arms have prepared their own downfall by doing so.”
“The beauty of the second amendment is that it will not be needed until they try to take it.'
'Laws that forbid the carrying of arms, disarm only those who are neither inclined nor determined to commit crimes.”
“Such [gun] laws make things worse for the assaulted and better for the assailants. They serve rather to encourage than to prevent homicides…”
“...an unarmed man may be attacked with greater confidence than an armed man.'
“The Militia [armed citizenry] of this country must be considered as the palladium of our security, and the first effectual resort in case of hostility.”
“A well-regulated militia, composed of the body of the people, trained to arms, is the proper, natural and safe defence of the free State...”
“Tyranny Insurance: our 2nd Amendment right. ~ Since 1791'
“We have the 2nd Amendment just in case the politicians ignore the others.'
'Without the 2nd Amendment all others are worthless.'
“Do not separate text from historical background. If you do, you will have perverted and subverted the Constitution, which can only end in a distorted, bastardized form of
report this ad
You're not logged in!
Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Connect with Facebook
Connect with Google
Sign Up with Email
You Might Also Like...
Bill of Rights - Part 1
History: According to The Onion
(warning: may contain spoilers)
Top Games Today in History
19th Century US Figures Match-up
30 in 60: US Presidents
Top Games with Similar Tags
Top User Games in History
American Civil War Shooting Gallery
Historical Figure by Pictogram
Clickable Sporcle Jeopardy! IX: History
20th Century: '80s or '90s?
report this ad
mentally stimulating diversions
Quizzes for your site
Report a Problem
Copyright © 2007-2016 Sporcle, Inc.
Go to the Sporcle.com Mobile Site →