Mook: You said you didn't like guns?
Eliot: I don't. (draws and shoots him four times in an eyeblink) Never said I couldn't use 'em.
—Leverage, "The Big Bang Job"
"Turns out I was a Prussian mercenary. I spent all day firing guns. Boring!"
—Rebecca Crane, Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood note
"I never liked guns."
— The Stranger, Odd World: Stranger's Wrath
"A gun is a coward's weapon. It lets us kill too easily, saving us the mess and the work."
— Batman, Batman: The Dark Knight Returns
"No... it's not him... they're all shot... Sephiroth would never use a gun..."
— Cloud Strife, commenting on the casualties in the Gold Saucer, Final Fantasy VII
"Personally, I wouldn't be caught dead using one of those things!"
In this show the heroes claimed that they did care about people getting shot, so they crashed their cars into them instead.
"The world would be so much nicer if people only used guns on themselves."
Lex Luthor: The joint chiefs have shown tremendous interest. It doesn't take much imagination to envision these robots on the battlefield.
Green Lantern / John Stewart: Those empty holsters aren't gonna scare anybody. You sure you don't want one of these?
Bruce: Positive. Let's ride.
— Justice League (the Wild West episode)
Batman: I'm out.
Luthor: Take my extra.
Batman: Not my style.
Luthor: Suit yourself. I'm planning to live through this.
— Justice League, "Destroyer"
"I will not carry a gun.... I'll carry your books, I'll carry a torch, I'll carry a tune, I'll carry on, carry over, carry forward, Cary Grant, cash and carry, carry me back to Old Virginia, I'll even hari-kari if you show me how, but I will not carry a gun!"
— Hawkeye Pierce, M*A*S*H
Garcia: I don't believe in guns!
Morgan: [shoving one into her hand] Trust me, they are very real!
— Criminal Minds, from the episode "Penelope"
"Guns are so... distasteful. A crude instrument for an unrefined weakling"
— Vergil, Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3
Travis: Let me get this straight - you never use guns?
Travis: What if your best friend was gonna die, you wouldn't pick up a gun?
Beck: No guns.
Travis: Santa Claus would pick up a gun to save his best friend.
Beck: Do I look like Santa Claus? Do I look like Santa Claus to you?
Travis: What do you say? Guns make you whooh-poco-loco? Bang-bang-crazy?
Beck: I pick up guns, bad things happen to people. I don't like that.
Travis: What kind of things?
Beck: Very bad things, Travis.
"It's bad to kill. Guns kill. And you don't have to be a gun. You are what you choose to be. You choose. Choose."
— Hogarth Hughes, The Iron Giant
Catwoman: You've gotta be kidding me!
Batman: No guns, no killing.
Catwoman: Where's the fun in that?
"He hated weapons, and not just because they'd so often been aimed at him. You got into more trouble if you had a weapon. People shot you instantly if they thought you were going to shoot them. But if you were unarmed, they often stopped to talk. Admittedly, they tended to say things like, 'You'll never guess what we're going to do to you, pal,' but that took time. And Rincewind could do a lot with a few seconds. He could use them to live longer in."
"Guns are loaded by the Devil."
"Do you want to know why I use a knife? Guns are too quick. You can't savor all the... little emotions. In... you see, in their last moments, people show you who they really are. So in a way, I know your friends better than you ever did. Would you like to know which of them were cowards?"
It's my Pappy's Colt. Same one he used to renovate the back of his skull when I was seventeen. I don't like guns. Must be the only fella in Mojave Country who don't, but once you've seen what a Colt does, what it's made for – which is turning a living, breathing human bean into ground chuck – well, the shine goes off fast.
—I'm The Lady Of Good Times, She Said, by Helen Marshall
— Obi-Wan Kenobi, Revenge of the Sith
Guns. So primitive.
— Okoye, Black Panther (2018)