"Music was important. Football was the easy part."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Zinedine Zidane on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Zinedine Zidane on William Shakespeare
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."Zinedine Zidane on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Zinedine Zidane on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water."Zinedine Zidane on Ray Charles
"I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with."
"The only important thing I have to say is that my father never fought against his country."
"We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts."