Arthur Conan Doyle Quotes
When you have eliminated all which is impossible, then whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.
To the man who loves art for its own sake, it is frequently in its least important and lowliest manifestations that the keenest pleasure is to be derived.
My mind rebels at stagnation. Give me problems, give me work, give me the most abstruse cryptogram, or the most intricate analysis, and I am in my own proper atmosphere. But I abhor the dull routine of existence. I crave for mental exaltation.
For strange effects and extraordinary combinations we must go to life itself, which is always far more daring than any effort of the imagination.
Depend upon it there comes a time when for every addition of knowledge you forget something that you knew before. It is of the highest importance, therefore, not to have useless facts elbowing out the useful ones.
There is no scent so pleasant to my nostrils as that faint, subtle reek which comes from an ancient book.
What you do in this world is a matter of no consequence. The question is what can you make people believe you have done.