Arthur Conan Doyle

The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

Krista Graceцитирапреди 4 години
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.
Mariela Aquinoцитирапреди 4 месеца
tobacco, and absolutely deaf
Krista Graceцитирапреди 4 години
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 Graceцитирапреди 4 години
that my hand had drawn him back from that dark valley in which all paths meet.
Krista Graceцитирапреди 4 години
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 Graceцитирапреди 4 години
Of all ghosts the ghosts of our old lovers are the worst.
Krista Graceцитирапреди 4 години
Any truth is better than indefinite doubt.
Krista Graceцитирапреди 4 години
' And with that he ups and he outs, and all I could say wouldn't hold him back.
Marisa Huncherickцитирапреди 4 години
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 Huncherickцитирапреди 4 години
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.
samou16abцитирапреди 5 години
Were he but gifted with imagination he might rise to great heights in his profession.
Diana Sameerцитирапреди 7 години
on either side of the fire,
Diana Sameerцитирапреди 7 години
ness to step out for the police."
Diana Sameerцитирапреди 7 години
"I am afraid I miss the point."
Diana Sameerцитирапреди 7 години
rat-tat-tat.
Diana Sameerцитирапреди 7 години
bore such marks of grief,