We haven't seen anything like this since the sunset days of Todor Zhivkov.
Oxford-educated political scientist Evgeniy Daynov on PM Boyko Borisov
I am not a joker. I am a big joker.
Culture Minister Vezhdi Rashidov
GERB without populism is like a tribe of cannibals declaring a fast.
Sofia City Councillor Rosen Milanov (BSP)
While Greece and Turkey developed their tourist markets, Bulgaria has remained stuck in a netherworld of beer, chips and some of the most gruesome souvenir dolls on the planet.
The Independent in London