MYCROFT: My brother has the brain of a scientist or a philosopher and yet he elects to be a detective. What might we deduce about his heart? JOHN: I don’t know. MYCROFT: Neither do I. But initially, he wanted to be a pirate.
“He wears expensive shirts; he wears good suits. And Benedict’s not the only Sherlock Holmes that does that. They’re all well-turned-out…He would dress well because everything that is worth doing at all, as far as Sherlock Holmes is concerned, is worth doing extremely well.”