"My daughter Daria is one little Socialist now but she will grow up to become a big Socialist."
BSP leader Sergey Stanishev
"I don't have breakfast, I don't have lunch, I have only supper. I play football during my lunch break."
Prime Minister Boyko Borisov
"The main conclusion is that television won over the refrigerator."
President Georgi Parvanov on the latest presidential and local elections
"I divide the government in two main groups – prominent cops and democrats."
Martin Dimitrov, leader of the Union of Democratic Forces, or SDS
"All over the world the media are competing for readership, not for the favours of party leaders. The opposite is true in Communist countries."
Journalist Evgeniy Petrov, founder of Pari newspaper, on being banned from Blits over his commentaries considered critical of the government