40+ CSS Blockquotes

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CSS Block Quote

Do you want to give your content more weight, credibility, and depth? This is the end of your search! We’re excited to show off our newest collection, which is a carefully chosen set of free HTML and CSS blockquote code examples. This carefully chosen collection has many different blockquote styles, such as classic, modern, image, highlighted, floating, animated, and decorative effects.

Our carefully chosen CSS blockquote examples are meant to improve the readability and quality of the quote on your website and make your content look more appealing. Adding these new design styles to your site transform ordinary quotes into eye-catching, stylish elements within your content.

Correct style influence the quote’s tone, readability, emphasis, and overall presentation to engage and captivate website audiences effectively, and our collection features a stylish range of blockquotes. Each example showcases the right balance of variations like font selection, weight/style adjustments, letter spacing, line height, text alignment, color contrast, decorative elements, and quotation styling that users can use to enhance the visual appeal and impact of content on their site.

We’ve gathered these examples from reputable platforms like CodePen, GitHub, and many others to offer an extensive range of simple and advanced blockquote designs. Whether you seek a sleek, modern aesthetic or a vintage vibe, our assortment caters to diverse design preferences, catering to various website themes or purposes.

Our collection of blockquotes is a powerful way to make quoted text stand out and get people’s attention. They also make sure that the text is credible by giving credit where credit is due, making the content easier to read by organizing it, and adding a aesthetically pleasing touch.

Get ready to amaze your audience with stunning typography and mesmerizing typography effects that will stick with them!

01. Continuous Image Border Quote

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Continuous Image Border Quote
by Joni Trythall (@jonitrythall)
on CodePen.


Author: Joni Trythall @jonitrythall
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: July 6, 2015
Made with: HTML,CSS (SCSS)

02. Pure CSS Blockquote

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Pure CSS Blockquote
by John Fink (@johnfinkdesign)
on CodePen.


Author: John Fink @johnfinkdesign
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: June 30, 2017
Made with: HTML, CSS

03. Quote: Steven Pressfield • Start before you are ready

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Quote: Steven Pressfield • Start before you are ready
by Juan Pablo (@jupago)
on CodePen.


Author: Juan Pablo @jupago
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: December 31, 2018
Made with: HTML, CSS

04. Quote Animation Inspiration

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Quote Animation Inspiration
by Valentin Galmand (@valentingalmand)
on CodePen.


Author: Valentin Galmand @valentingalmand
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: June 27, 2015
Made with: HTML(Pug), CSS(Sass)

05. CSS Typography Quote

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Typography Quote
by Josh Collinsworth (@collinsworth)
on CodePen.


Author: Josh Collinsworth @collinsworth
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: December 15, 2015
Made with: HTML, CSS

06. Blockquote Styling

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Blockquote Styling
by Tigran Sargsyan (@tiggr)
on CodePen.


Author: Tigran Sargsyan @tiggr
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: August 23, 2020
Made with: HTML, CSS, JS

07. Author Quote

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Day 007 Author Quote
by Mohan Khadka (@khadkamhn)
on CodePen.


Author: MOHAN KHADKA @khadkamhn
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: July 15, 2015
Made with: HTML, CSS

08. Quote: Jared Spool • Web Site Usability: A Designer’s Guide

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Quote: Jared Spool • Web Site Usability: A Designer’s Guide
by Juan Pablo (@jupago)
on CodePen.


Author: Juan Pablo @jupago
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: January 4, 2019
Made with: HTML, CSS

09. Quote Test

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Quote Test
by Jose Manuel Gulias Lugo (@chepe)
on CodePen.


Author: Jose Manuel Gulias Lugo @chepe
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: April 21, 2015
Made with: HTML, CSS

10. CSS Quote Effect

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Quote Effect using a CSS Blur Filter
by 14islands (@14islands)
on CodePen.


Author: 14islands @14islands
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: January 27, 2017
Made with: HTML, CSS(Stylus), JS(Babel)

11. Css quote animation + Tailwindcss

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Css quote animation + Tailwindcss
by Ariel Cerda (@Smilesharks)
on CodePen.


Author: Ariel Cerda @Smilesharks
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: June 16, 2021
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS)

12. Quote Container

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Quotes
by Iulian Savin (@Iulius90)
on CodePen.


Author: Iulian Savin @Iulius90
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: February 12, 2015
Made with: HTML, CSS

13. Blockquote Styles

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Blockquote Styles
by Chris Smith (@chris22smith)
on CodePen.


Author: Chris Smith @chris22smith
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: November 15, 2018
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS)

14. Quote cards

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Quote cards
by Mark Boots (@MarkBoots)
on CodePen.


Author: Mark Boots @MarkBoots
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: April 30, 2022
Made with: HTML, CSS (SCSS)

15. Fancy Blockquote Style

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Fancy Blockquote Style
by Matt Soria (@poopsplat)
on CodePen.


Author: Matt Soria @poopsplat
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: March 28, 2015
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS)

16. Blockquote & Cite V2

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Blockquote & Cite V2
by Rases Kühlewein (@Rases)
on CodePen.


Author: Rases Kühlewein @Rases
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: July 9, 2020
Made with: HTML, CSS

17. Styling blockquotes with box-shadow

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Styling blockquotes with box-shadow
by Ramón M. Cros (@ramonmcros)
on CodePen.


Author: Ramón M. Cros @ramonmcros
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: July 24, 2015
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS)

18. Compact book quotes

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Compact book quotes
by lalacode (@lalacode)
on CodePen.


Author: lalacode @lalacode
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: June 25, 2022
Made with: HTML, CSS (Sass)

19. Subtle Quote

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Subtle Quote
by Tim Holman (@tholman)
on CodePen.


Author: Tim Holman @tholman
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: April 17, 2014
Made with: HTML, CSS, JS

20. CSS Grid Tschichold Quote

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CSS Grid Tschichold Quote
by Alyson Sherrard (@ux_unicorn)
on CodePen.


Author: Alyson Sherrard @ux_unicorn
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: June 30, 2020
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS)

21. Stylish Blockquote

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Stylish Blockquote
by DariyGRAY (@DariyGRAY)
on CodePen.


Author: DariyGRAY @DariyGRAY
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: September 6, 2015
Made with: HTML, CSS

22. Quotes with Font Awesome and pseudo elements

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Quotes with Font Awesome and pseudo elements
by Jaime (@jimmycow)
on CodePen.


Author: Jaime @jimmycow
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: May 4, 2018
Made with: HTML, CSS

23. Shiienurm quote card

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Shiienurm quote card
by Tobias Johansson (@governorfancypants)
on CodePen.


Author: Tobias Johansson @governorfancypants
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: April 6, 2014
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS), JS

24. Responsive Pull Quote

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Responsive Pull Quote
by Brian Haferkamp (@brianhaferkamp)
on CodePen.


Author: Brian Haferkamp @brianhaferkamp
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: April 7, 2020
Made with: HTML(Pug) , CSS (Sass)

25. Flexbox Quote Bricks

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Flexbox Quote Bricks
by Andrea Roenning (@andreawetzel)
on CodePen.


Author: Andrea Roenning @andreawetzel
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: September 26, 2015
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS)

26. Coffee Quote – blockquote, flexbox, rgba, before content

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Coffee Quote – blockquote, flexbox, rgba, before content
by Jacob Lett (@JacobLett)
on CodePen.


Author: Jacob Lett @JacobLett
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: February 17, 2018
Made with: HTML, CSS

27. Quote Hovering

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Quote hovering
by Lisi (@lisilinhart)
on CodePen.


Author: Lisi @lisilinhart
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: July 14, 2017
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS)

28. Material Quotation Cards

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Material Quotation Cards
by Bharani (@bharanim)
on CodePen.


Author: Bharani @bharanim
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: September 23, 2015
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS)

29. HTML text inside a circle shape

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HTML text inside a circle shape
by Kerry (@Kerrys7777)
on CodePen.


Author: Kerry @Kerrys7777
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: March 6, 2020
Made with: HTML, CSS

30. CSS Quote Box Hover Effects

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CSS Quote Box Hover Effects
by abdel Rhman (@abdelRhman345)
on CodePen.


Author: Abdel Rhman @abdelRhman345
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: January 17 , 2019
Made with: HTML (Pug) , CSS (SCSS)

31. blockquote stylée littéraire

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blockquote stylée littéraire
by Vero (@kami441)
on CodePen.


Author: Vero @kami441
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: January 30, 2013
Made with: HTML, CSS

32. Some quote or something

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Some quote or something
by Bruce Brotherton (@brucebrotherton)
on CodePen.


Author: Bruce Brotherton @brucebrotherton
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: August 16, 2022
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS)

33. Alternating Blockquotes

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Alternating Blockquotes
by Tommy Hodgins (@tomhodgins)
on CodePen.


Author: Tommy Hodgins @tomhodgins
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: December 12, 2015
Made with: HTML, CSS

34. Quote cards

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Quote cards
by Sabine Robart (@_Sabine)
on CodePen.


Author: Sabine Robart @_Sabine
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: January 31, 2019
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS)

35. Damn simple blockquote

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Damn simple blockquote
by Lukas Dietrich (@lukasdietrich)
on CodePen.


Author: Lukas Dietrich @lukasdietrich
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: November 14, 2012
Made with: HTML, CSS(Less)

36. Quote styling

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Quote styling
by Joe Hastings (@JoeHastings)
on CodePen.


Author: Joe Hasting @JoeHastings
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: December 7, 2017
Made with: HTML, CSS(Less)

37. Blockquote Element

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Blockquote Element
by Eurocode (@eurocode)
on CodePen.


Author: Eurocode
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: August 30, 2021
Made with: HTML, CSS

38. get you some bacon

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get you some bacon
by Screeny (@screeny05)
on CodePen.


Author: Screeny @screeny05
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: December 14, 2015
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS)

39. Quotes animation

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Quotes animation
by Sabine Robart (@_Sabine)
on CodePen.


Author: Sabine Robart @_Sabine
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: January 28, 2019
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS)

40. Polygon-style gradient pull quote

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Polygon-style gradient pull quote
by Matt Popovich (@mattpopovich)
on CodePen.


Author: Matt Popovich @mattpopovich
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: August 17, 2016
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS)

41. CSS blockquotes with hover transition

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CSS blockquotes with hover transition
by Pali Madra (@palimadra)
on CodePen.


Author: Pali Madra @palimadra
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: April 30, 2014
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS)

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