"My dad has always been really helpful. He taught me that talent is a bonus, but persistence is what wins out."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Zosia Mamet on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Zosia Mamet on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Zosia Mamet on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Zosia Mamet on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Zosia Mamet on Friedrich Nietzsche
"But my father was also the one who told me I needed to clean up my mouth or I'd never find a man. What's very important to him is manners. Show up on time. Always send thank-you letters. He is one of the more thoughtful humans I've ever met. He's a great man and a very good dad."
"I think feminism's a bit misinterpreted. It was about casting off all gender roles. There's nothing wrong with a man holding a door open for a girl. But we sort of threw away all the rules, so everybody's confused. And dating becomes a sloppy, uncomfortable, unpleasant thing."
"My mom was onstage when she was pregnant with me."