Guide | Quote


Highlights a textual quote by some author or work external to our content.

It displays as follows:

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut porta, neque id feugiat consectetur, enim ipsum tincidunt nunc, id suscipit mauris urna sit amet lectus.


To use it in Moodle, click on the Components for Learning button In the Atto editor and select the item Quote:

Quote Atto Button in Moodle

Use Cases

Is discouraged…

  • To use it for long fragments of quoted text; for this use, the Reading Context component is recommended instead.


If it could be demonstrated that any complex organ existed, which could not possibly have been formed by numerous, successive, slight modifications, my theory would absolutely break down. But I can find no such case.

CHARLES DARWIN, On the Origin of Species

On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin – licensed under Public Domain in The Project Gutenberg