"If there was a unifying idea for the future, Bulgaria would not have had to fight wars with the remnants of its Communist past."
Political scientist Zhivko Georgiev
"Bulgaria is second in Europe after the USSR."
Borislav Gidikov, Secretary General of the Weightlifting Federation, speaking ahead of the world championship in Kazakhstan
"The Oresharski Government has taken away the icon of Jesus Christ from the Council of Ministers. I will bring it back. We need God's help to stop the free fall of Bulgaria."
Prime Minister Boyko Borisov