"This increasingly becomes a ghetto: a social ghetto, a ghetto for the unthinking, a ghetto for those who lack upbringing and who wouldn't have one, a ghetto for simpletons, for arrogant crooks, for degenerates, for marginals, for the helpless, for those like myself who can no longer change their lives when they emigrate and know they can't change Bulgaria if they stay."
Former national security adviser Nikolay Slatinski
"There are two types of Bulgarians – those who dislike the current government, and those who dislike the current government and think there is no alternative."
Ivo Siromahov, writer for Slavi's Show
"Do you know in what countries governments organise protests against anti-government protests?"
Professor Evgeniy Daynov, political scientist
"Bulgaria stands next to Denmark and Sweden."
Prime Minister Boyko Borisov commenting on government reports Bulgaria fulfilled Eurozone criteria. The Central European Bank later dismissed the reports as manipulative
"Homosexuality leads to paedophilia."
Bulgarian Orthodox priest Father Evgeniy on Sofia's Gay Pride Parade