Aphorisms by author: Arthur Conan Doyle

What one man can invent, another can discover.
By theme : Knowledge Thought Wisdom
I have seen too much not to know that the impression of a woman may be more valuable than the conclusion of an analytical reasoner.
By theme : Feelings Psychology Reason Women
Nothing clears up a case so much as stating it to another person.
By theme : Psychology Reason Thought
Any truth is better than indefinite doubt.
By theme : Truth
I never remember feeling tired by work, though idleness exhausts me completely.
By theme : Work
From a drop of water a logician could predict an Atlantic or a Niagara.
By theme : Psychology Reason Science
Where there is no imagination there is no horror.
By theme : Psychology Thought
There is nothing more deceptive than an obvious fact.
By theme : Psychology Wisdom
Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself, but talent instantly recognizes genius.
By theme : Wisdom
It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data. Insensibly one begins to twist facts to suit theories, instead of theories to suit facts.
By theme : Psychology Reason Thought
When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.
By theme : Psychology Truth Wisdom
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