PaperQuotes Terms

1. Terms

By accessing this web site, you are agreeing to be bound by these web site Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this web site are protected by applicable copyright and trade mark law.

2. Use License

Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of the materials (information or software) on Paperquotes's web site for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not: modify or copy the materials;

use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial); attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on Paperquotes's web site; remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or access, use, or copy any portion of this website through the use of bots, spiders, scrapers, web crawlers, indexing agents, or other automated devices or mechanisms; transfer the materials to another person or "mirror" the materials on any other server. This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by Paperquotes at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.

2a. Copyright All the materials and other presentations, including the way we showcase the quotes, the way we group them and the way we display our collections are all our copytighted works. You can not deuplicate them without our explicit permission.

All quotations published in Paperquotes are the intellectual property of their respective originators. Many of them originated in UNIX fortune database or from our staff or from our users. We do not assert any claim of copyright for individual quotations. All use of quotations is done under the fair use copyright concept. If you are an author of a quote and don't like us to quote you, please drop a note and we will be happy to remove your quotes so that they don't appear on our site.

The images on this site are sourced from free image sites (like the ones mentioned below) OR works released under Creative Commons License OR photos taken by our staff. We take great care in making sure we obey the copyrights of others and generally being a good citizen. If you believe we are using an image that is copyrighted, drop us a note and we will do everything possible to obey the intellectual property rights and remove the image immediately.

3. Disclaimer

The materials on Paperquotes's web site are provided "as is". Paperquotes makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, Paperquotes does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its Internet web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

4. Limitations

In no event shall Paperquotes or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption,) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on Paperquotes's Internet site, even if Paperquotes or a Paperquotes authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

5. Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on Paperquotes's web site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Paperquotes does not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. Paperquotes may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. Paperquotes does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.

6. Links

Paperquotes has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its Internet web site and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Paperquotes of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user's own risk.

7. Site Terms of Use Modifications

Paperquotes may revise these terms of use for its web site at any time without notice. By using this web site you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms and Conditions of Use.

8. Governing Law

Any claim relating to Paperquotes's web site shall be governed by the laws of the State of Illinois without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

9. API Use

If you use to our API, you agree to all the restrictions listed under section #2. You may not cache / store / persist the quotes and other materials returned from our API for more than 8 hours. You may not use the API to scrap the material including quotes and qshows etc... and store them for later use.

You may reproduce the quotes returned from the API in your applications, but you need to credit Paperquotes in your terms or about page, if you are a paid subscriber. If you use the public API (without paid subscription) you must credit paperquotes in places where you display the quotes.

10. Writing Plugins / Modules

You are welcome to use our API in any of your open source / commercial projects. For open source community project we require a credit and a link back to in the project page. And all the restrictions mentioned in section 9 under API use still applies to the projects as well. A credit where quotes are displayed is highly appreciated but not strictly required.

Privacy Policy Your privacy is very important to us. Accordingly, we have developed this Policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate and disclose and make use of personal information.