I have been able thanks to this answer to create a pull quote on the left side of the page. However, it’s missing a couple of parameters to make it more readable, such as the font family and the background color.


%%%%%%%%this is for the pullquote%%%%%%%%


    \section{This is some section title}
    A quotation to be shown here.

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So I would like to add a background color to the quote and if possible change the font family. But I do not know where to place these parameters. (I guess in the \newenvironment{pullquote}... but where precisely is the question)

Anyone could help out with it?

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For example using

%%%%%%%%this is for the pullquote%%%%%%%%

you can get


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