Forest Gump Quotes

45 Forest Gump Quotes That Will Awaken Your Soul

What is Forest Gump?

Forest gump is an American comedy-drama movie. This movie is directed by Robert Zemeckis and written by Eric Roth. It is based on Winston Groom’s novel of the same name “Forest Gump 1986”. This movie is different from the Novel. However, the film focuses primarily on the first eleven chapters of the novel, including the formation of the Boba Gump Crab Company before the end of the novel and the skipping of some parts of the novel.

When was Forest Gump released?

It was first released in Los Angeles on June 23, 1994. It is produced by ‎Wendy Finerman ‎and Steve Tisch under the company ‎”Wendy Finerman Production”.  Forest Gump has won the Academy Award for Best Picture.

Is Forest Gump a true story?

The movie is based on a book, and the author always portrayed John Goodman. The fact is that this character is based on many different people! Forrest Gump stars Tom Hanks, but he wasn’t the first choice.

How does Bubba die in Forrest Gump?

Forster left the University of Alabama after one semester. He and his friend Bubba joined the army, but Boba died in the Vietnam War.

1. “They said it was a million-dollar wound, but the army must keep that money ’cause I still haven’t seen a nickel of that million dollars.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

2. “Don’t ever let anybody tell you they’re better than you.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

3. “There’s an awful lot you can tell about a person by their shoes.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

4. “Now you wouldn’t believe me if I told you, but I could run like the wind blows. From that day on, if I was ever going somewhere, I was running!” – Forrest Gump Quotes

5. “Mama always had a way of explaining things so I could understand them.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

6. “There’s only so much fortune a man really needs, and the rest is just for showin’ off.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

7. “I’m pretty tired… I think I’ll go home now.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

8. “When I got tired, I slept. When I got hungry, I ate. When I had to go, you know, I went.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

9. “I’m not a smart man… but I know what love is.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

10. “My mama always said you can tell a lot about a person by their shoes, where they going, where they been.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

11. “You have to do the best with what God gave you.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

12. “I don’t know if we each have a destiny, or if we’re all just floating around accidental — like on a breeze, but I think maybe it’s both. Maybe both is happening at the same time. I miss you, Jenny. If there’s anything you need, I won’t be far away.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

13. “Life is like a box of chocolates; you never know what you’re gonna get.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

14. “Sometimes, I guess there just aren’t enough rocks.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

15. “You’ve got to put the past behind you before you can move on.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

16. “Listen, you promise me something, ok? Just if you’re ever in trouble, don’t be brave. You just run, ok? Just run away.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

17. “My mama always said ‘Life is like a box of chocolate. You never know what you’re gonna get.’” – Forrest Gump Quotes

18. “I don’t know if mama was right, that we each have a destiny, or if it was Lt Dan, that we are all just floating around, accidental, like on a breeze, but I think… I think… maybe… it’s both happening at the same time.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

19. “We all have a destiny. Nothing just happens. It is all part of a plan!” – Forrest Gump Quotes

20. “Listen, you promise me something, okay? Just if you’re ever in trouble, don’t be brave. You just run, okay? Just run away.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

21. “Bubba was my best good friend. And even I know that ain’t something you can find just around the corner.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

22. “If you do not like my family and friends, I do not want to hear anything about it. They may mean nothing to you, but they mean everything to me.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

23. “My mama says that stupid is as stupid does.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

24. “Some people don’t think miracles happen, well, they do.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

25. “Why don’t you love me Jenny? I may not be a smart man, but I know what love is.”– Forrest Gump Quotes

26. “life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re gonna get” – Forrest Gump Quotes

27. “And cause I was a gazillionaire, and I liked doing it so much, I cut that grass for free.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

28. “My name’s Forrest Gump. People call me Forrest Gump.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

29. “The best thing about visiting the President is the food! Now, since it was all free, and I wasn’t hungry but thirsty, I must’ve drunk me fifteen Dr. Peppers.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

30. “When I got to another ocean, I figured, since I’d gone this far, I might as well just turn back, keep right on going.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

31. “Mama said not to be taking rides from strangers.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

32. “For no particular reason, I just kept ongoing. I ran clear to the ocean. And when I got there, I figured, since I had gone this far, I might as well turn around, just keep on going.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

33. “Always be able to look back and say, at least I didn’t lead no humdrum life.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

34. “Miracles happen every day. Some people don’t think so, but they do.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

35. “God can hear my prayers, so I pray.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

36. “Mama always said dyin’ was a part of life.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

37. “What’s normal anyway?” – Forrest Gump Quotes

38. “Dear God, make me a bird. So I can fly far—far, far away from here.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

39. “Maybe it’s both. Maybe both is happening at the same time.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

40. “I don’t remember being born, I don’t recall what I got for my first Christmas, and I don’t know when I went on my first outdoor picnic. But I do remember the first time I heard the sweetest voice in the wide world.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

41. “Mama said they’d take me anywhere. She said they was my magic shoes.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

42. “My mama always said, ‘Life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.’” – Forrest Gump Quotes

43. “Don’t know if we each have a destiny, or if we’re all just floatin’ around accidental-like on a breeze. But I, I think maybe it’s both.” – Forrest Gump Quotew

44. “I may be an idiot, but most of the time, anyway, I tried to do the right thing, an dreams is just dreams, ain’t they? So whatever else has happened, I am figgerin this: I can always look back an say, at least I ain’t led no hum-drum life.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

45. “Shrimp is the fruit of the sea.” – Forrest Gump Quotes

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