"If people like (former prime minister) Ivan Kostov, who plundered Bulgaria, get the power again, I am going to resort to guerilla warfare."
Volen Siderov, leader of the Ataka party
"Volen has the charisma of an action actor. You can compare him with Mel Gibson in Braveheart, with Alain Delon in Two Men in the City, with Brad Pitt in Troy with his "anger of Achilles son of Peleus." In Volen there is something both wild and beautiful."
Kapka Siderova, editor of the Ataka newspaper and wife of Violen Siderov
"The gendarmerie will protect the grapes."
Krasimir Kolev, the manager of the Wines and Grapes Agency, commenting on problems with this year's harvest collection
"It is impossible that the bones of St John the Baptist are fake."
Professor Kazimir Popkonstantinov, the archaeologist who found them