"The only important thing I have to say is that my father never fought against his country."
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."Zinedine Zidane on Jimi Hendrix
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."Zinedine Zidane on Mahatma Gandhi
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."Zinedine Zidane on Mother Teresa
"I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality... I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word."Zinedine Zidane on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one."Zinedine Zidane on John Lennon
"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."
"Music was important. Football was the easy part."
"We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts."