"I think women are natural caretakers. They take care of everybody. They take care of their husbands and their kids and their dogs, and don't spend a lot of time just getting back and taking time out."
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."Reese Witherspoon 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."Reese Witherspoon on Socrates
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."Reese Witherspoon 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."Reese Witherspoon 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."Reese Witherspoon on James C. Dobson
"We each own one car, and we have a reasonable house. It's a lovely place to be, but it's not extravagant."
"But with the right kind of coaching and determination you can accomplish anything and the biggest accomplishment that I feel I got from the film was overcoming that fear."
"I love to cook comfort food. I'll make fish and vegetables or meat and vegetables and potatoes or rice. The ritual of it is fun for me, and the creativity of it."
"It's funny that it all becomes about clothes. It's bizarre. You work your butt off and then you win an award and it's all about your dress. You can't get away from it."
"I feel very blessed to have two wonderful, healthy children who keep me completely grounded, sane and throw up on my shoes just before I go to an awards show just so I know to keep it real."