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The markup template is wrong. You may not have more than one element with a certain id. (ie. they must be unique). It would also be advisable to use the <cite> tag. So in an effort to make it as simple as possible, I'd propose this:

quote here...
  <cite>source here</cite>

of course the css needs to be updated as well. We should stay away from fixed size text and there's also a lot of redundency in the css right now. how about something as simple as this?

cite {
   display: block;
   text-align: right;
   padding-right: 15px;
   color: #333;

--Ben 17:46, 30 May 2004 (PDT)

Additionally, if you are avoiding fixed size text you should avoid any dimensions given in pixels. Instead use em.

cite {
   display: block;
   padding-right: .5em;
   color: silver;

Measures in em scale gracefully with text size.

Also, why not use the Wiki markup for these? That is:

; "Some quotation" : Some attribution
"When we are really honest with ourselves we must admit our lives are all that really belong to us. So it is how we use our lives that determines the kind of men we are." 

--DRolfe 20:45, 25 Jul 2005 (PDT)

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This page was last modified 03:45, 26 July 2005 by dKosopedia user DRolfe. Based on work by dKosopedia user(s) Ben. Content is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License.

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