"But I don't think that it's a form of family that I would be comfortable in. I've found a way to this character and this family, but I still believe that a marriage is between two people and not seven or three."
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."Jeanne Tripplehorn on Mignon McLaughlin
"By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy if you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher."Jeanne Tripplehorn on Socrates
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."Jeanne Tripplehorn on Friedrich Nietzsche
"How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being."Jeanne Tripplehorn on Oscar Wilde
"Don't marry the person you think you can live with marry only the individual you think you can't live without."Jeanne Tripplehorn on James C. Dobson
"It was really important in my relationship with James Caan that I understood the relationship between the family and the father."
"I've been working on Barb for a while. I looked at her as a sort of every woman. She's incredibly strong she's incredibly generous. She's seemingly insane because she is in the situation of a polygamous relationship, but she had definite reasons to do it."