For some questions, you think the user might learn more if you don't let them read the entire proof right away.

So you use


But I never managed to get a multiline one. Just like the quote block, it ignores newlines. Is there a way to change this behavior?

  • 7
    $\begingroup$ I agree we should use gender neutral words in situations like this. But bumping a three years old thread just for that? C'mon, that's just blatant badge-hunting. $\endgroup$
    – Asaf Karagila Mod
    Commented Jul 2, 2016 at 7:17

1 Answer 1


You can begin every line with >! and end it with two spaces.

To be, or not to be: that is the question:
Whether 'tis nobler in the mind to suffer
The slings and arrows of outrageous fortune,
Or to take arms against a sea of troubles,
And by opposing end them?


(I think this was about moderator elections at Elsinore.SE)


You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .