I haven't done anything that I'm ashamed of.
Sinn Fein is the fastest growing party on the island of Ireland.
Let us walk into the conference room as equals and not second class citizens.
Let everyone leave all the guns - British guns and Irish guns - outside the door.
In fact, I would defend to the death their right to express a different point of view.
But the fact is that the vast majority of Republicans support the Sinn Fein leadership.
Let's leave beside them in another pile all the injustices which exist in the northern state.
That's healthy and good for us that there are people who are prepared to question what we are doing.
The British government says that for Sinn Fein to be involved in talks the guns must be left at the door.
The most important thing to say is that Sinn Fein isn't going back to anything. We are a party on the move.