I don't care what @nohat thinks. The world is a bleak and barren place without ornamentation.
Less is less. Deal with it.
I am still seeing the quotation marks.
And here is a bleak and barren statement. Any questions?
Oh nuts, I liked those things! I wanted something like 'em on the trilogy, really — the blockquote boxes look far too generic without some sort of decoration...
“I may introduce all of my quotations with meaningless ornamental headers now.” — Jon Purdy