"I disagree that Bulgaria is small, insignificant and has to stay on the sidelines."
Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin
"I want to congratulate Orthodox Christians around the world with the victory in the Third Crimean War and to remind that the Balkans are the next to follow."
Nikolay Malinov, MP for the Bulgarian Socialist Party
"I found the South Stream project file gathering dust in some cabinet."
Minister of Energy and Economics Dragomor Stoynev
"The stability of governments in Bulgaria depends on climate."
Social anthropologist Haralan Aleksandrov