The Quote

The Quote is the most complete and beautiful application with the greatest quotes of the mankind - now counting more than 3 000 high-quality quotes - this number grows fast with regular updates, that download automatically on the background. Quotes are clearly divided into categories and are easily browsable. You can use the slideshow mode which gives you a beautiful and full-screen browsing experience. For every quote you can also find information about its author including images. Sharing is enabled using the Share contract in charms bar. If you love a quote, you can even generate a beautiful lockscreen background / wallpaper using the background generation mode. Finally, this app features 81 beautiful themes, that can be switched using the Settings charm. The trial version has all features, but contains ads.


  • More than 3 000 high-quality quotes, updated regularly
  • Beautiful, easy to navigate Windows 8 design
  • 81 beautiful app backgrounds
  • Browsing quotes by categories and authors
  • Creating lists of your favorite quotes and authors
  • Sharing quotes and author information
  • Slideshow mode with breathtaking full-screen quote browsing and autoplay function
  • Generating lockscreen backgrounds / wallpapers
  • Secondary tiles with authors and categories
  • Regular updates of the content database automatically downloaded on the background
  • Works great with all orientations, screen sizes and snapped mode
  • Author details with images and on-line information
  • Searching in the quote text
  • Time unlimited, ad supported trial version

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22 February 2013

In Win Phone 8 you can suggest a quote but that feature appears to be missing in the Windows 8 application


1 February 2013

"0" stars - does not work, nothing loads despite several tries.


8 November 2012

Nice, functional app - allows you to share and when you find a quote you can snap it and transcribe it into another app.


27 October 2012

The Quote presents the best collection of quotes in a beautiful modern design with many different background images.