Fear is the most powerful weapon of all.
If you precise destruction，in the public interest，I am willing to accept death.
When you have eliminated the impossibles，whatever remains，however improbable，must be the truth.
Most people… blunder round this city, and all they see are streets and shops and cars.When you walk with Sherlock Holmes, you see the battlefield.
People don't like telling you things----Sherlock
You want to hide a tree, then a forest is the best place to do it.
I'm a private detective, the last thing I need is a public image.----sherlock
In the light of this, these incidents are now being treated as linked.----Sherlock
All lives end,all hearts are broken.Caring is not an advantage!---- Sherlock
Bravery is by far the kindest word of stupidity, don't you think? ----Mycroft
I have a turn both for observation and for deduction.
I am the most incurably lazy devil that ever stood in shoe leather - that is, when the fit is on me, for I can be spry enough at times.
One's ideas must be as broad as Nature if they are to interpret Nature.
I have no time for trifles.
By a man's finger-nails, by his coat-sleeve, by his boots, by his trouser-knees, by the callosities of his forefinger and thumb, by hi* **pression, by his shirt-cuff - By each of these things a man's calling is plainly revealed. That all united should fail to enlighten the competent inquirer in any case is almost inconceivable.
There is a strong family resemblance about misdeeds, and if you have all the details of a thousand at your finger ends, it is odd if you can't unravel the thousand and first.