How To Quote On Facebook

Facebook is an online platform for social networking that enables us to share our thoughts, ideas, and experiences with our friends and followers. There are times when we come across a post or a statement that we would like to share with others. In this blog, we will provide you with instructions on how to quote on Facebook.

How to Quote a Post on Facebook?

Sharing another person’s thoughts or words verbatim can be done in a few simple steps. Here’s how:

  • Step 1: Find the Facebook post you want to quote.
  • Step 2: Click the “Share” button located at the bottom of the post.
  • Step 3: A new window will pop up. Here, click on the option “Share…”.
  • Step 4: Now you can add your thoughts or comments in the text box. Paste the quote here.
  • Step 5: Click on “Post”. Your quote is now shared with your friends and followers.

How to Quote a Comment on Facebook?

If you want to quote someone’s comment on a post, you can follow these steps:

  • Step 1: Go to the comment you want to quote.
  • Step 2: Highlight the text of the comment and copy it (Ctrl+C for Windows or Command+C for Mac).
  • Step 3: Click on the comment box under the post.
  • Step 4: Paste the copied text here and click on “Comment”.

Formatting Your Quote

You can format your quote to make it stand out. You can make the text bold, italicized, or underlined. Here’s how:

For Bold: **Your Text**
For Italics: *Your Text*
For Underline: _Your Text_

Note that Facebook does not support all Markdown features. You might need to try a couple of times to get the desired result.


Quoting on Facebook is a great way to share thoughts, wisdom, and perspectives. Whether you’re quoting a post or a comment, it’s easy when you know how. So go ahead and share that quote that resonated with you, and let your friends and followers reflect on it, too.