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    Our age of mechanization leads along a road ending with man himself as a machine. Only the spirit of singing can save us from this fate.
    — Zoltan Kodaly
    tags: fate  men  age  spirit  machine 
     
    I fell in love with acting at around the age of 11, when I was drafted in to play a fairy at an amateur production of 'Midsummer Night's Dream.'
    — Zoe Tapper
    tags: age  night  dreams 
     
    I'm very accepting with my age. It's like notches on your belt: experience, wisdom, and a different kind of beauty. There comes a day when you've become comfortable in your skin.
    — Zoe Saldana
    tags: beauty  experience  age  wisdom 
     
    My parents [father Lenny Kravitz and Bonet] did exactly what they wanted and didn't let anyone tell them not to. Now, as women, we need to continue to do that. Especially in the age of social media, when everyone has an opinion and it's so easy to be influenced.
    — Zoe Kravitz
    tags: women  age  opinion  media  parent 
     
    My actress friends would tell me their horror stories, or say they couldn't get work, and were deemed too old, even though they were established and talented and fit and gorgeous. It was frustrating for them and it was frustrating to hear. Maybe because I was the same age as them and it was already hard enough trying to cross over to the 40s without someone judging your every move.
    — Zoe Cassavetes
    tags: work  friends  horror  age  stories 
     
    I'm pretty sure a lot of directors would be thrilled to cast age appropriate roles. I am.
    — Zoe Cassavetes
    tags: age 
     
    Eleven would have been the best time. Eleven is just about the best age for almost everything.
    — Zilpha Keatley Snyder
    tags: time  age 
     
    Maturity comes with experience, not age.
    — Ziad K. Abdelnour
    tags: experience  age  maturity 
     
    Age is just reality we create for ourselves.
    — Ziad K. Abdelnour
    tags: reality  age 
     
    Time has changed and now is the age of spending.
    — Zhang Yimou
    tags: time  age 
     
    I've always dressed myself, even when I was younger. My parents didn't pick out my clothes or anything. They let me do that, which I think is an important thing because it allows for kids to experiment and figure out what they like, even at a young age.
    — Zendaya
    tags: young  age  parent  kids 
     
    I want young people to know there is no age limit to when they can start their own business or when they can become a boss.
    — Zendaya
    tags: people  young  age  business 
     
    I want to show that you don't have to be older to live your dreams; you can do it at any age
    — Zendaya
    tags: live  age 
     
    I think that there shouldn't be an age limit to become a boss, so having that element is really important.
    — Zendaya
    tags: age 
     
    It was nice to wear a suit at a young age, it's different from a school uniform.
    — Zelo
    tags: young  age  school 
     
    Since the so-called Age of Enlightenment, our shaky anthropocentric, rationalist egos have been brainwashed to forget what 'primitive' cultures once understood: Animals can be manifestations of celestial beings in disguise; they possess supernatural abilities, and they can be our spiritual guides and healers.
    — Zeena Schreck
    It is the nature of the Kali Yuga that most human beings are now held back from spiritual liberation due to the gravity of inertia, apathy and laziness, (known in Sankrit as the quality of tapas) that overwhelms this age. Despite this seemingly gloomy prognosis, there is a way out of this predicament for those with the will and stamina to awaken from the rampant lethargy, within and outside of themselves, to take action.
    — Zeena Schreck
    To put it in a terminology that hearkens back to the more brutal age of ancient empires, the three grand imperatives of imperial geo-strategy are to prevent collusion and maintain security dependence among the vassals, to keep tributaries pliant and protected, and to keep the barbarians from coming together.
    — Zbigniew Brzezinski
    tags: age 
     
    The political awakening that is happening worldwide is a major challenge for America, because it means that the world is much more restless. It's stirring. It has aspirations which are not easily satisfied. And if America is to lead, it has to relate itself somehow to these new, lively, intense political aspirations, which make our age so different from even the recent past.
    — Zbigniew Brzezinski
    The mistakes of the Iraq war are not only tactical and strategic, but historical. It is essentially a war of colonialism, attempted in the post-colonial age.
    — Zbigniew Brzezinski
    tags: mistakes  age  war  historical 
     
    It's pretty strange because you have images of people in your head when you left, then you just think they're going to be the same when you come back, like time freezes. I have sisters and from the ages of 11 to 13 - it's a big change for girls.
    — Zayn Malik
    tags: time  people  age  girls 
     
    Since a very young age, my mother made sure to tell me about the plight of women... As she raised my awareness about women's issues, she also made sure to ingrain in me the importance of being strong and independent and not to let anybody define me by their images of what women should be.
    — Zainab Salbi
    tags: women  young  age  strong  mother 
     
    I don't think people should do things because you know, 'I am turning this age, I must go have a husband.' If you find somebody and it works out then have kids, it's very nice. But if you don't, you don't.
    — Zaha Hadid
    tags: people  work  age  kids 
     
    I was definitely an extroverted personality at a young age and theater was an outlet for me to channel that energy.
    — Zachary Quinto
    tags: young  age  personality  energy 
     
    I've had friends whose boyfriends I meet, then they break up and I end up staying buddies with the boyfriend. In this day and age with social media and Facebook, Twitter, it's really impossible to escape people that you've been involved with. In a weird way, it makes it easier for everyone to stay friends because you're just sort of stuck there.
    — Zachary Knighton
    You can't legislate or litigate good, healthy behavior but we must be willing to educate people at an early age about the affects of unhealthy living.
    — Zach Wamp
    tags: people  living  age  healthy 
     
    At what age do you think it's appropriate to tell a highway it's adopted?
    — Zach Galifianakis
    tags: age 
     
    In the age of the mp3, you gotta make the package special, something that's worth owning.
    — Zach Condon
    tags: age  worth 
     
    My job as an actor has inspired generations of children to become doctors. My job as a writer has opened up the minds of millions. My job as a director has produced masterpieces that will be taught in film school for ages.
    — Zach Braff
    tags: children  age  job  child  film  school  mind  doctor 
     
    I've never had much sympathy for orphans, I mean, when I was their age I would have killed to have no parents to make me clean my room and stuff
    — Zach Braff
    tags: age  parent 
     
    I have a strong dance background. I danced from age five until 18, and that helps a lot. Doing a fight routine is like doing a dance routine.
    — Yvonne Strahovski
    tags: age  fight  help  strong  dance 
     
    I have this ratio that if you divide age of entrepreneur by market cap of company. For Facebook it's one. Every year of his life Zuckerberg has been making $1 billion for investors.
    — Yuri Milner
    Simple femininity is the most important thing about a woman, and it is a quality a great many women are in jeopardy of losing. Women are being emancipated out of their femininity in this modern age.
    — Yul Brynner
    tags: women  age  quality 
     
    We live in an age in which there is no heroic death.
    — Yukio Mishima
    tags: death  live  age 
     
    The mind, by its very nature, persistently tries to live forever, resisting age and attempting to give itself a form... . When a person passes his prime and his life begins to lose true vigor and charm, his mind starts functioning as if it were another form of life; it imitates what life does, eventually doing what life cannot do.
    — Yukio Mishima
    tags: nature  people  live  age  forever  true  mind  charm 
     
    I would like to have a girlfriend who is more mature than my mental age.
    — Yuki
    tags: age  mental 
     
    I never imagined I could make it to the top of Mount Everest at age 80. This is the world's best feeling, although I'm totally exhausted. Even at 80, I can still do quite well.
    — Yuichiro Miura
    tags: world  age 
     
    If you're 30, 40 years old, you're not getting listened to by minors. Like, Jay Z has some of the sickest lyrics ever, but I would never buy his CD, just because of my age and because of his age.
    — Young Thug
    tags: age  lyrics  year 
     
    Like, Jay Z has some of the sickest lyrics ever, but I would never buy his CD, just because of my age and because of his age. By the time I turn that old, I ain't gonna be doing what he's doing.
    — Young Thug
    tags: time  age  lyrics 
     
    For me, the end of childhood came when the number of candles on my birthday cake no longer reflected my age, around 19 or 20. From then on, each candle came to represent an entire decade.
    — Yotam Ottolenghi
    tags: age  childhood 
     
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