Three Branches Of Government Quotes by Sam Harris, P. J. O’Rourke, Nina Totenberg, Carl Bernstein, David Mamet, Sandra Day O’Connor and many others.
You know, when you get to the New World and you develop your three branches of government and you have a civil society, you can just jettison all the barbarism I recommended in the first books.
The Three Branches of Government: Money, Television, and Bullshit
Under our system of three branches of government, the courts ultimately are the checks on the legislative and executive branches when they exceed or even abuse the limits of their power.
The Congress is a dysfunctional institution; its broken. One of our three branches of government is broken.
When the three branches of government have failed to represent the citizenry and the mass of the media has failed to represent the citizenry, then the citizenry better represent the citizenry.
It matters enormously to a successful democratic society like ours that we have three branches of government, each with some independence and some control over the other two. Thats set out in the Constitution.
The Constitution is government’s stop sign. It says, you – the three branches of government – can go so far and no farther.