the free quote compendium that anyone can edit. Wikiquote is a free online compendium of sourced quotations from notable people and creative works in every language, translations of non-English quotes, and links to Wikipedia for further information.Why is the quote of the day missing from Wikiquote?
When requesting the quote of the day, a MissingQOTDException exception will be raised if the quote of the day could not be extracted from Wikiquote's main page. This usually happens because the page's layout has been changed.Why can't Wikiquote retrieve quotes from some articles?
As mentioned in the introduction, wikiquote may fail to retrieve quotes from some articles. This is due to Wikiquote.org's varying internal article layouts: some quotes may be contained in div elements, others in li, etc. depending on the article.How many articles are there in a Wikiquote?
Miscellaneous — Epitaphs • Holidays • Last words • Proverbs • Slogans • Theatrical plays and musicals This Wikiquote is written in English. Started in 2003, it currently contains 41,075 articles. Many other Wikiquote projects are available: