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Doug [Ellin] is a genius at capturing the zeitgeist, and I think Entourage was very prophetic.Adrian Grenier Talks the Economy, the ‘Entourage’ Movie, and the HBO Series’ Alleged ‘Misogyny’|Marlow Stern|October 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Zeitgeist novels tend to fall in one of three categories, none of which have anything to do with the quality of the work itself.Zen, Motorcycles, And The Cult of Tech: How Robert Pirsig’s Classic Anticipated the Future|Nathaniel Rich|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A must read for anyone who wishes to understand the zeitgeist of those early days.
Many authors are lauded for successfully capturing the zeitgeist but Zweig outdid them all.
Many attempted the superhuman feat of bringing her back into the zeitgeist, but few succeeded.
This Zeitgeist is clearly reflected in his compositions, in particular the symphonies and sonatas.Beethoven|George Alexander Fischer
Zeitgeist: The things that everybody believes, but that nobody understands.The Roycroft Dictionary|Elbert Hubbard
I'll not quote the Latin—it would be classic, and to be classic is against the regulations of the Zeitgeist.
The new era or Zeitgeist is putting its stamp on all its peoples.The New Stone Age in Northern Europe|John M. Tyler
I have lived long enough to hear the Zeitgeist invoked to bless very different theories.Painted Windows|Harold Begbie
Word Origin for zeitgeist
The general moral, intellectual, and cultural climate of an era; Zeitgeist is German for “time-spirit.” For example, the Zeitgeist of England in the Victorian period included a belief in industrial progress, and the Zeitgeist of the 1980s in the United States was a belief in the power of money and the many ways in which to spend it.