Some terminal emulators, such as xterm and urxvt, allow an internal border to be defined, offsetting the terminal text from the edge of the window. I find this to be very aesthetically pleasing. As urxvt was giving me issues with copy and paste I thought I’d try using Konsole. Unfortunately Konsole has no equivalent option to internalBorder so I thought all hope was lost. However, recently I’ve been playing around with KDE and Qt and I happened upon this nugget of information: Qt applications can be styled with CSS and this can be applied by passing a stylesheet as a command-line option to the application: