The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court Quotes.

1. "He denounced self-pity and pitied himself."
- Jeffrey Toobin, The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court

3. "Rehnquist was just reflecting his shifting role, from outsider to the institutional embodiment of the Court."
- Jeffrey Toobin, The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court

4. "Purple prose attracts attention more than converts."
- Jeffrey Toobin, The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court

5. "He saw the Constitution as the vehicle to keep ecumenical passions in check."
- Jeffrey Toobin, The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court

6. "The result always mattered more than the rhetoric."
- Jeffrey Toobin, The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court

7. "He did what good lawyers always do. He shifted his argument in the direction his audience was already going."
- Jeffrey Toobin, The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court

9. "Toughened or coarsened by their worldly lives, the other dissenters could shrug and move on, but Souter couldn't. His whole life was being a judge."
- Jeffrey Toobin, The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court

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