John: You did not kill Mary. She made a choice to save your life. You didn't make her do it, nobody could make Mary do anything. You didn't kill her.
Sherlock: In saving my life she conferred a value on it. It is a currency I do not know how to spend.

Culverton: I'm gonna be so famous.
Lestrade: You're already famous.
Culverton: Yeah, but with this I could break America!

The only way to save John is to make him save you.


Sherlock: I'm scared of dying.
Culverton: You wanted this.
Sherlock: I have reasons
Culverton: But you don't actually want to die.
Sherlock: No.
Culverton: Good. Say that for me.
Sherlock: I don't want to die.

Get out of my house, you reptile.

Mrs. Hudson

Culverton: How do you catch a serial killer?
Sherlock: Same way you catch any killer.

Get over yourself. You're not my first smackhead, Sherlock Holmes.

Mrs. Hudson

John: Whose car is that?
Mrs. Hudson: That's my car?
John: How can that be your car?
Mrs: Hudson: Oh for God's sake. I was married to a drug dealer, I own property in Central London, and for the last bloody time John Watson, I'm not your housekeeper!

Taking your own life. Interesting expression, taking it from who? Once it's over, it's not you who'll miss it. Your own death is something that happens to everyone else. Your life is not your own, keep your hands off it.


Lady Smallwood: Do you still speak to Sherrinford?
Mycroft: I get regular updates.
Lady Smallwood: And?
Mycroft: Sherrinford is secure.

"Faith": Big brother is watching you.
Sherlock: Literally.

Sherlock: Chips
"Faith": Chips?
Sherlock: You're suicidal, you're allowed chips. Trust me, it's the only perk.

Sherlock Season 4 Episode 2 Quotes

Why does everything have to be understandable? Why can't some things be unacceptable, and we just say that?


When Sherlock Holmes wants to get in touch, it's not something you can fail to notice.