These are opinions on Irene Adler in Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, asked by insatiablecuriositypersonified.
"And when he speaks of Irene Adler, or when he refers to her photograph, it is always under the honourable title of the woman.”
↳A Scandal in Bohemia | Arthur Conan Doyle
"Of their terrible chief few details came out during the proceedings, and if I have now been compelled to make a clear statement of his career it is due to those injudicious champions who have endeavored to clear his memory by attacks upon him whom I shall ever regard as the best and the wisest man whom I have ever known."
↳The Final Problem | Arthur Conan Doyle