„The congress is due in a few weeks from now and I will preside over its processes, which must not be prepossessed by any acts calculated to undermine or to compromise the outcomes in the eyes of the public.“

During 2017 coup d'etat, as quoted in Xinhua http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/20/c_136765770.htm
2010s

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Robert Mugabe1
2.° Presidente do Zimbábue 1924 - 2019

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„I know well the coequal role of the Congress in our constitutional process. I love the House of Representatives. I revere the traditions of the Senate despite my too-short internship in that great body. As President, within the limits of basic principles, my motto toward the Congress is communication, conciliation, compromise, and cooperation.“

—  Gerald Ford American politician, 38th President of the United States (in office from 1974 to 1977) 1913 - 2006

Address to a joint session of Congress (August 12, 1974); in Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: Gerald R. Ford, 1974, pp. 6–7
1970s, Address to Congress (12 August 1974)

Mohamed Nasheed photo

„…former President Nasheed has been imprisoned without due process. And that is an injustice that must be addressed soon.“

—  Mohamed Nasheed Maldivian politician, 4th president of the Maldives 1967

John Kerry on President Mohamed Nasheed imprisoned for ordering an arrest of a judge while in office, quoted on HaveeruOnline, "Maldives hails India, Pakistan for saving from Commonwealth body agenda" http://www.haveeru.com.mv/news/66969, March 1, 2016.
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Gerald Ford photo

„As President, within the limits of basic principles, my motto toward the Congress is communication, conciliation, compromise, and cooperation.“

—  Gerald Ford American politician, 38th President of the United States (in office from 1974 to 1977) 1913 - 2006

Address to a joint session of Congress (August 12, 1974); in Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: Gerald R. Ford, 1974, pp. 6–7
1970s
Contexto: I know well the coequal role of the Congress in our constitutional process. I love the House of Representatives. I revere the traditions of the Senate despite my too-short internship in that great body. As President, within the limits of basic principles, my motto toward the Congress is communication, conciliation, compromise, and cooperation.

Robert H. Jackson photo

„But when notice is a person's due, process which is a mere gesture is not 'due process.“

—  Robert H. Jackson American judge 1892 - 1954

Mullane v. Central Hanover Bank & Trust Co., 339 U.S. 306 (1950)
Judicial opinions

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Abdulla Yameen photo

„Over the past two years of my presidency, we have made significant achievements concerning our foreign policy. And yes we are prepared to consider targeted action against individuals if further progress isn't made. Former President Nasheed has been imprisoned without due process. And that is an injustice that must be addressed soon.“

—  Abdulla Yameen Maldivian politician, 6th president of the Maldives 1959

Abdulla Yameen, the 6th pesident and current president of the Maldives, Haveeru (February 4, 2016), "Maldives pres pledges closer global ties, insists no place for interference" http://www.haveeru.com.mv/news/66150?e=en_ht

Paul Simon photo

„And if I was the President, (was the President)
And if'n the Congress called my name (was the President)
I'd say "Now who do,
Who do you think you're fooling?"“

—  Paul Simon American musician, songwriter and producer 1941

Loves Me Like a Rock
Song lyrics
Variante: When I was a little boy, (when I was just a boy)
And the devil would call my name (when I was just a boy)
I'd say "Now who do,
Who do you think you're fooling?"

Woodrow Wilson photo

„Congress in session is Congress on public exhibition, whilst Congress in its committee-rooms is Congress at work.“

—  Woodrow Wilson, Congressional Government

Congressional Government, A Study in American Politics (1885; republished 1981), chapter 2, p. 69 (1981)
1880s

Mohamed Nasheed photo

„Over the past two years of my presidency, we have made significant achievements concerning our foreign policy. And yes we are prepared to consider targeted action against individuals if further progress isn't made. Former President Nasheed has been imprisoned without due process. And that is an injustice that must be addressed soon.“

—  Mohamed Nasheed Maldivian politician, 4th president of the Maldives 1967

President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom, the 6th pesident and current president of the Maldives, Haveeru (February 4, 2016), "Maldives pres pledges closer global ties, insists no place for interference" http://www.haveeru.com.mv/news/66150?e=en_ht
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Isaac Newton photo

„But if I have done the public any service this way, 'tis due to“

—  Isaac Newton British physicist and mathematician and founder of modern classical physics 1643 - 1727

Newton to Bentley, 10 December 1692 (first letter), The Correspondence of Isaac Newton, ed. H. W. Turnbull (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1961), 3:233. Referenced on p. 383 of Snobelen SD: " The Theology of Isaac Newton’s Principia Mathematica: A Preliminary Survey https://isaacnewtonstheology.files.wordpress.com/2013/06/theology-of-the-principia.pdf," pp. 377–412, Neue Zeitschrift für Systematische Theologie und Religionsphilosophie, Volume 52, Issue 4 (Jan 2010)
Contexto: When I wrote my treatise about our System, I had an eye upon such principles as might work with considering men for the belief of a Deity and nothing can rejoice me more than to find it useful for that purpose. But if I have done the public any service this way, 'tis due to nothing but industry and a patient thought.

Alex Kozinski photo

„Appellate review is not a magic wand and we undermine public confidence in the judicial process when we make it look like it is.“

—  Alex Kozinski American judge 1950

Concluding words of dissent from a denial of rehearing en banc in United States v. Ziegler http://scholar.google.com/scholar_case?case=995042337184945695, 2007.

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„I think this sets a very bad precedent, the president unilaterally on his own starting war without any consent from Congress.“

—  Rand Paul American politician, ophthalmologist, and United States Senator from Kentucky 1963

Fox News, 2011-03-30
regarding U.S. participation in enforcing a no-fly zone over Libya
2010s

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Evo Morales photo

„Añez also faces a challenge to her legitimacy in Congress, where lawmakers loyal to Morales tried to hold new sessions that would undermine her claim to the presidency… Morales’ backers, who hold a two-thirds majority in Congress, boycotted the session that she called Tuesday night to formalize her claim to the presidency, preventing a quorum.“

—  Evo Morales Bolivian politician 1959

Bolivia caught in a power struggle between Añez at home and Morales in exile https://www.pbs.org/newshour/world/bolivia-caught-in-a-power-struggle-between-anez-at-home-and-morales-in-exile, Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), (14 November 2019)
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„If the presidency is the head of the American body politic, Congress is its gastrointestinal tract.“

—  Jon Stewart, livro America

America (The Book): A Citizen's Guide to Democracy Inaction (2004)
Contexto: If the presidency is the head of the American body politic, Congress is its gastrointestinal tract. Its vast and convoluted inner workings may be mysterious and unpleasant, but in the end they excrete a great deal of material whose successful passage is crucial to our nation's survival.

„Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Etiam egestas wisi a erat. Morbi imperdiet, mauris ac auctor dictum.“