"Veliko Tarnovo is a very interesting, exciting and changing place. You have achieved a lot, your light show is impressive and so is your new museum with wax figures. It is my pleasure to be here because I think this town is constantly evolving. The application for European Capital of Culture is a great opportunity for the town that has something to show to the world."
"I support the application of the town of Veliko Tarnovo for European Capital of Culture in 2019 because Veliko Tarnovo is a magnetic town. In my idea of the Old continent Veliko Tarnovo has already found its place. It is not only a capital of culture, for me it is the capital of Europe's history. I have no doubt that the application of the town for European Capital of Culture shall be successful."
"It's great that the town of Veliko Tarnovo is an applicant for European Capital of Culture. Bravo! We wish you success."
"Winning the title of European Capital of Culture is a good symbol for the town. In assessing the nominated cities, not only the cultural projects are taken into account but the number of students and the attractiveness as a tourist destination. In this respect, the town of Veliko Tarnovo has very good chances."
"Veliko Tarnovo has a great potential and very real opportunity to compete for the European Capital of Culture 2019."
"You have our support and our votes for your application for European Capital of Culture."