Block quotations designate long quotations where a paragraph break is appropriate. It ends with a blank line.
Textile example: Block quotations
Any text. bq. A block quotation. Any text.
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More about: Block quotations
1. Block quotes may include a citation URL immediately following the period:
bq.:http://textpattern.com/ A cited quotation.
2. For more than one paragraph, use two periods
bq.. — any block modifier to follow, such as
p. will end the block quotation:
bq.. Beginning of the quotation. Another paragraph, also part of the quote. p. Normal text continues here.
3. Add a
<footer> for identifying the source:
bq. A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. <footer>Confucius (circa 551-478 BC)</footer>