|Filed for Divorce||7/11/2000||--|
Children of this Relationship
|Jack Henry||4/24/1992||24 yrs.||Male||Biological|
Relationship Information, Quotes, and Trivia
Where and/or how did Meg Ryan and Dennis Quaid meet?
Why did Meg Ryan and Dennis Quaid break up?
Dennis Quaid cheated on Meg Ryan for several years during the late nineties.
Other Relationship Information about Meg Ryan and Dennis Quaid:
Meg and her mother suffered an estrangement due to Dennis' alleged drug abuse. Meg agreed to marry Dennis only if he abandoned his drug and alcohol addicitons.
Ryan has said that her and Quaid's relationship was over five years before either of them filed for divorce.
Classic Quotes by Meg Ryan and Dennis Quaid about their relationship:
"[Jack's] a very strong character, a tough little guy. He's very manly and has a swagger." Meg Ryan 8/2/1993
"It dissolved before it became sport for the press. The public and the press tuned in way after. The reasons we broke up have nothing to do with another person. My marriage was broken; nobody else broke it up. Neither of us, me nor Dennis, is cavalier about the breakup. We both behaved very honorably, in our marriage and in our breakup." Meg Ryan 11/1998
"Being a working mother means that you are always disappointing somebody." Meg Ryan 12/21/1998
"Basically, we plan our lives around our son." Dennis Quaid 12/21/1998
"I guess we're just both so in love with our kid, and his innocence is important to both of us, that we really wanna preserve that for him. And there's a lotta love still all around, everywhere, but you know, it wasn't working." Meg Ryan 1/29/2002
"I should have left sooner. It was definitely time to take a break and just regroup and see where I was." Meg Ryan 3/2/2006
"It was never about another man. My and Dennis's relationship just couldn't sustain." Meg Ryan 3/2/2006
"Dennis was not faithful to me for a long time, and that was very painful. I am not a victim. I was there. I was in that marriage for a really long time. It was also incredibly liberating [being named the 'scarlet woman']. Now I was utterly free. I didn't have to care about what people thought. I have gotten to do what I guess I secretly wanted to do. Be totally under the radar and live my life." Meg Ryan 9/23/2008
"Nothing matters until my wife and son are taken care of." Dennis Quaid
"Today's the day [we're getting married]!" Dennis Quaid 2/14/1991