Quotes from “The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes” by Arthur Conan Doyle

Krista Grace
Krista Gracehas quoted3 years ago
Save for the occasional use of cocaine, he had no vices, and he only turned to the drug as a protest against the monotony of existence when cases were scanty and the papers uninteresting.
Krista Grace
Krista Gracehas quoted3 years ago
All other things, our powers our desires, our food, are all really necessary for our existence in the first instance. But this rose is an extra. Its smell and its color are an embellishment of life, not a condition of it. It is only goodness which gives extras, and so I say again that we have much to hope from the flowers."
Krista Grace
Krista Gracehas quoted3 years ago
that my hand had drawn him back from that dark valley in which all paths meet.
Krista Grace
Krista Gracehas quoted3 years ago
However, wretch as he was, he was still living under the shield of British law, and I have no doubt, Inspector, that you will see that, though that shield may fail to guard, the sword of justice is still there to avenge.
Krista Grace
Krista Gracehas quoted3 years ago
Of all ghosts the ghosts of our old lovers are the worst.
Krista Grace
Krista Gracehas quoted3 years ago
Any truth is better than indefinite doubt.
Krista Grace
Krista Gracehas quoted3 years ago
' And with that he ups and he outs, and all I could say wouldn't hold him back.
Marisa Huncherick
Marisa Huncherickhas quoted3 years ago
Save for the occasional use of cocaine, he had no vices, and he only turned to the drug as a protest against the monotony of existence when cases were scanty and the papers uninteresting.
Marisa Huncherick
Marisa Huncherickhas quoted3 years ago
Is there any point to which you would wish to draw my attention?"
"To the curious incident of the dog in the night-time."
"The dog did nothing in the night-time."
"That was the curious incident," remarked Sherlock Holmes.
samou16ab
samou16abhas quoted5 years ago
Were he but gifted with imagination he might rise to great heights in his profession.
samou16ab
samou16abhas quoted5 years ago
You would oblige me by bringing with you your very excellent field-glass

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Diana Sameer
Diana Sameerhas quoted6 years ago
on either side of the fire,
Diana Sameer
Diana Sameerhas quoted6 years ago
ness to step out for the police."
Diana Sameer
Diana Sameerhas quoted6 years ago
"I am afraid I miss the point."
Diana Sameer
Diana Sameerhas quoted6 years ago
rat-tat-tat.
Diana Sameer
Diana Sameerhas quoted6 years ago
bore such marks of grief,
DrunkHard
DrunkHardhas quoted8 years ago
might he not have been

может он не был

DrunkHard
DrunkHardhas quoted8 years ago
in spite of

Несмотря на

DrunkHard
DrunkHardhas quoted8 years ago
made up my mind

решился

DrunkHard
DrunkHardhas quoted8 years ago
Up to the time

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