Nikolay Tchirpanliev, head of the State Agency for Refugees, on Syrian asylum-seekers, quoted in the New York Times
"A Tsvetan Tsvetanov condemning police brutality is like a Hitler praising human rights."
Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev on his GERB predecessor
"I will not break up with Tsvetanov, categorically. I believe in him."
Former PM Boyko Borisov
"Talking critically of banks is like bullying your wife and expecting her to meet you every evening with a smile and a delicious dinner."
Ivan Iskrov, Bulgarian National Bank governor
"I was never close to Borisov. I brought him to Plovdiv because I wanted to build a new stadium there. And he dragged all his cronies along, to make PR at my expense."
Footballer Hristo Stoytchkov
"To research the roots of colonialism."
Iliyan Todorov, Ataka MP, explains his party's recent trip to Cuba