Poem of Quotes - Poetry, Quotations, and Relationships
Home > Quotes > Movies > 2000s > Sherlock Holmes Quotes (2009)

Quotations from Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes is an adventure crime-action film about Detective Sherlock holmes and his partner Watson as they try to solve a series of murders connected to a cult. The film follows the life of Sherlock Holmes, an eccentric, intelligent, and diligent detective along witch his partner, a doctor and Sherlock's flatmate. Directed by Guy Ritchie. STarring Robert Downey, Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams, and Mark Strong. Based on the characters written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Sherlock Holmes was nominated for two Oscar awards, including Best Art Direction and Best Music, Original Score. The film is a thrilling and exciting story starring one of the most famous actors of the decade. Read some quotes from the film Sherlock Holmes below.


Sherlock Holmes: You have the grand gift of silence, Watson. It makes you quite invaluable as a companion.
Sherlock Holmes: It's a matter of professional integrity! No girl wants to marry a doctor who can't tell if a man's dead or not.
Sherlock Holmes: [to Watson] Never theorize before you have data. Invariably, you end up twisting facts to suit theories, instead of theories to suit facts.
Sherlock Holmes: That leaves only the mystery of why you even bothered to blindfold me in the first place.
Sherlock Holmes: Well, that solves the mystery of how you were promoted to Inspector.
Inspector Lestrade: Excuse me, my lord.
Sherlock Holmes: Then block his blind jab. Counter with cross to left cheek. Discombobulate.
Irene Adler: Why are you always so suspicious?
Sherlock Holmes: Should I answer chronologically or alphabetically?
Sherlock Holmes: Madame, I need you to remain calm and trust me, I'm a professional. Beneath this pillow lies the key to my release.
Inspector Lestrade: In another life, Mr. Holmes, you would have made a great criminal.
Sherlock Holmes: Yes, and you, sir, a great police officer.
Sherlock Holmes: [as Irene attacks him] Be a lady...
Next: Sin City
More 2000s movie quotes