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Cosmic History Quotes


Inserts 365 daily quotes from the seven volume Cosmic History Chronicles. Changes daily. English, Spanish & Dutch. A lightweight plugin.

These quotes were selected from the 7-volume Cosmic History Chronicles at

Cosmic History Quotes (CHQ) is a collaboration between Juryt Abma and Anthony Fogleman.

Usage: Install plugin, and insert sortcode [cosmic-quotes] into a text widget (for sidebar) or a post/page.

This plugin is part of a growing series of Dreamspell plugins, designed to work on their own and together, changing together each day and when a different day is decoded. Check out the other plugins by __tonyray and

Contributors Include

Translation credits

  • Dutch: Juryt Abma
  • Spanish:

About the Series

  • There are three plugins that synchronize with each day and decoding. This plugin is the third of a series developed to expand the use of Natural Time.
  • If you like this plugin, you might also like the uChing Decoder and the 13-Moon Synchronometer. Each one synchronizes with the other.

Help Keep Our Plugins Free

If you find this plugin useful, please make a donation to help contribute to further development of this and other interesting plugins for development of Natural Time and connections in peaceful ways. Thanks! – Anthony Fogleman

Blessing to you and all our relations with… Aho mitakeoasin, in lak’ech, ahau!


  • Plugin admin page.
  • Spanish output for March 18
  • English output for March 18


Automatic Method

  1. Use WordPress Dashboard -> Plugins -> Add New
  2. Search: Cosmic History Quotes
  3. Click install now
  4. Activate the plugin (in Plugins menu)
  5. Insert the shortcode [cosmic-quotes] into a page or text widget

Manual Method

  1. Download the zip file from
  2. Expand contents of zip file. It will create a directory: cosmic-history-quotes
  3. Upload contents of zip file to your plugin directory: /wp-content/plugins/
  4. Activate plugin
  5. Insert the shortcode [cosmic-quotes] into a page or text widget

Once installed, how to make it work:

  1. Copy the shortcode: [cosmic-quotes] into any page or post … or
  2. Drag a text widget into your sidebar then paste the shortcode [cosmic-quotes] into the text widget
  3. Optional settings are at Dashboard -> Settings -> CHQ Settings


Can I change the default language

This version should provide proper localization for en, nl, es until other languages are added.

Can I place this in any page or post?

YES! After installing, copy and paste the following code: [cosmic-quotes]

What can I modify about the plugin

You can navigate to the settings menu, which will be CHQ Settings to see what’s there, and what can be modified.

You can modify items such as:

  • Starting Language
  • Font Color
  • Background Color
  • Width of div
  • Font size
  • Line height
  • Show ads
  • Header info position


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Contributors & Developers

“Cosmic History Quotes” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



2.3.1 – NS1.27.7.26 – 4.2.2015

  • Sycronizes now with the date of your post automatically
  • Other interesting changes

2.2.4 – 12.12.2013 – NS1.26.5.28

  • Bugfix : Fixed date check — synching better now

2.2.3 – 1.12.2013 – NS1.26.5.17

  • Bugfix : Fixed date check that caused nothing to appear

2.2.2 – 27.11.2013 – NS1.26.5.16

  • Update : Changes to date sequence and tested with different themes and with other natural time plugins.

2.2.11 – 27.11.2013

  • Update : Tweaked a bit in a few places to work better with development version u-ching-decoder plugin.

2.2.7 – 3.11.2013

  • Update : Added a widget that you can drag into your sidebar.

2.2.6 – 3.11.2013

  • Update : Cleaned up the code and fixed problem of cosmic-quotes not showing up in text widget.

2.2.5 – 2.11.2013

  • Update : Put link to settings on admin’s plugin listing page.

2.2.4 – 2.11.2013

  • Update : Made option to remove title “Cosmic History Quote”.

2.2.3 – 1.11.2013

  • Update : Fixed extended characters for Spanish not showing up properly.

2.2.1 – 20.10.2013

  • Update : Added localization, switches automatically with or without WPML, sensing $locale. Still limited to Spanish, Dutch and English.

2.1.3 – 18.03.2013

  • Bugfix : Added code makes sure shortcode will work in text widget

2.1.2 – 18.03.2013

  • Bugfix : Moved settings to a submenu (CHQ Settings) under the main menu item “Settings”
  • Bugfix : Fixed a declaration of register_setting error conflict when activated with other plugins using the same declaration

2.1.1 – 18.03.2013

  • NEW : Added option for showing contributor links
  • NEW : Added screenshots
  • Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 3.5.1
  • Bugfix : Removed extended characters from language files

1.2.1 – 09.03.2013

  • NEW : Added option for showing contributor links

1.1.2 – 30.02.2013

  • Bugfix : Fixed the problem of listing other txt files as language options in settings
  • Bugfix : Fixed the problem of listing other txt files as language options in output


  • The first functional version
  • Includes three languages: English (en), Spanish (es), and Dutch (nl)