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Specific \epigraph style

I'm trying to create the \epigraph shown in the picture. I want to place it at the bottom right of an empty page with the style shown in the picture. I'm using the code. How can I modify it to get ...
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How could I add an epigraph to each chapter in classicthesis? [duplicate]

I am using classicthesis for my Master's Degree dissertation and I would like to add epigraphs in each chapter. My idea is to include a simple sentence before the text. Any suggestions to do that? ...
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How to use memoir environment to set a motto for a chapter? [duplicate]

I would like to set a motto after the chapter title. While the title is set left-aligned the motto should be set left-aligned too, but the longest line of the motto should be aligned to the right ...
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Normal footnote in epigraph command

I would like to create a "normal" footnote inside epigraph command. This command cites the reference in a footnote just below the epigraph and not at the end of the page : ...
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Why am I getting a “perhaps a missing \item” error in my custom epigraph environment?

I have tried to customised a new environment for epigraphs in a book. This page should have no fancy headers or anything alike. It should only have a list of one or more epigraphs. To that end I am ...
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how to add a comic strip as a epigraph

I'm placing a quote as epigraph of every chapter. But for one i would like to place a calvin and hobbes strip. Which is the best way to do so and keep complaining with the epigraph style? ...
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Changing chapter page footer with epigraph

I'm trying to modify the font size of my page numbers in footers, but running into problems with the chapter page when using an epigraph. Here is my MWE: \documentclass[12pt,oneside]{book} ...
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hyphenation and justifying in \epigraph

Is it possible to justify and hyphenate quotes typeset within an \epigraph? An MWE and its output are shown below: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{blindtext} ...
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How to prevent a page break between paragraphs

I would like to typeset something like a "quote plus attribution", e.g. at the beginning of a book chapter. It should look like this: CHAPTER TITLE This is an introductory quote. ...
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Right aligning a quote with extra indentation

I want to insert a quote into a document, have it aligned to the right, italic, with some extra indentation from the right margin, this is what i've managed so far: \documentclass{book} ...
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Changing properties of epigraphs using “epigraph” package

Please help me to figure out how to produce with that: I have the following code: \epigraph{«Теперь нам ясно, что вся структура теории чисел держится на одном основании, а именно, на алгоритме для ...
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Width of epigraphs

How can I set the width of an epigraph for automatic fitting of text inside epigraph? I would like that the line between text and source have the same width of the above text. This in every epigraph! ...
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Renewenvironement error

I'm using the epigraphs package, but try to redefine the epigraphs environment (to later on add something to it, e.g. a page break before). So I thought I do it like this: ...
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epigraph using \textit

I have created epigraph in my book using the latex command \epigraph. I would use \textit style but I got an epigraph that not follow the margin. when I use \textit it became squeezer This is what I ...
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Putting a famous quote in LyX

EDIT: By a comment below, I learned that what I'm asking is: How do I add an epigraph in the beginning of a section? EDIT: I managed to use the epigraph package. I'm importing it in the LaTeX preable ...
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Proper way to quote verses before a section

I'm typesetting a book which — sometimes — has quoted verses in the beginning of sections. My first idea was to use something like epigraph to quote them, but then there's some very long quotes (up to ...
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Insert a list into an epigraph environment

I would like to produce the following with a list: \epigraph{There are only four systems that bridge all linguistic barriers:\\ --The complete set of mathematical symbols,\\ --The International ...
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Align Quote to right

I want to align \begin{quote} Text Author (\cite{Source}) \end{quote} to the right side of the paper. How can I do this?
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Numbering problem with footnotes in epigraph

I am having some difficulty with the numbering of a couple of footnotes in an epigraph. Using \footnotemark and \footnotetext, both the footnotes are given the same number although the contents are ...
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Epigraph in the end of the page

How could I position the epigraph in the end of the page, instead of at the beginning? I'm using this preamble: \documentclass[pdftex,11pt,a4paper,openany]{memoir} \usepackage[brazil]{babel} ...
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Style individual epigraphs or leave default?

I am writing a doctoral thesis and I have a fair few epigraphs after each of my chapter titles. I can't decide whether it is better to style each of the individual epigraphs, or have a generic styling ...
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Add vertical spacing between epigraphs

I am writing a thesis and would like to add some vertical spacing between epigraphs inside a \begin{epigraphs} environment at the start of my chapters. MWE: \documentclass{report} ...
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Relative padding of a minipage's paragraph

Background Created a custom command for rendering quotations (epigraphs). Problem The text in the following image has no space at the border: The word "and" is flush with the right margin. Code ...
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How can I eliminate the epigraph rule?

I use the epigraph package to define the following declaration that looks as follows: \epigraph{This work has appeared in:}{Max Mustermann, How the Euro will crash.} That looks then as follows This ...
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Publication details below chapter title

I would like to add some publication details below the title of the chapter. I got here already some useful comments, but I decided now to go with the epigraph environment. At the moment, the code ...