HTML 4.01 Element Reference
<blockquote> ... </blockquote>
Description: Used to offset a long quotation. The left and right margins are indented.
Browser Compatibility: NN: 1.0+ / IE: 2.0+ / Opera: 4+
They went in single file, running like hounds on a strong scent, and an eager light was in their eyes. Nearly due west the broad swath of the marching Orcs tramped its ugly slot; the sweet grass of Rohan had been bruised and blackened as they passed.
<blockquote element should not be used to format indented text. That should be accomplished by use of style sheets.
Created: March 15, 2005