"I welcome these excellent initiatives, which deserve every support. Through the reintroduction of the Delphic Games, you have created an exceptional opportunity for people of different cultures to meet in the spirit of tolerance and understanding, and promote the ideals of international co-operation and universal dialogue pursued by this Organisation, particularly in the context of the International Year for the Culture of Peace 2000."

Koichiro Matsuura
UNESCO Director General,
May 2000
"It was for me a great pleasure to get acquainted with your initiative of reviving the International Delphic Games, and I do support it. I wish you great successes on this not easy but vital way."

Michail S. Gorbatschow
Former President of Soviet Union,
February 1996