Forrest Gump 1994
Dear God, make me a bird. So I could fly far. Far far away from here.
#qt0373656 / read by Narmadha-83
My momma always said, 'Life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.'
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Gump! What's your sole purpose in this army?
#qt0373659-a / read by Narmadha-83
To do whatever you tell me, drill sergeant!
#qt0373659-b / read by Subhajit-81
God damn it, Gump! You're a god damn genius! This is the most outstanding answer I have ever heard.
#qt0373659-c / read by Shuja-34
You must have a goddamn I.Q. of 160. You are goddamn gifted, Private Gump.
#qt0373659-d / read by Shuja-34
Now for some reason I fit in the army like one of them round pegs.
#qt0373659-e / read by Shuja-34
It's not really hard. You just make your bed real neat and remember to stand up straight and always answer every question with 'Yes, drill sergeant.'
#qt0373659-f / read by Shuja-34
Mama always said, dying was a part of life. I sure wish it wasn't.
#qt0373660 / read by Narmadha-83
You died on a Saturday morning. And I had you placed here under our tree.
#qt0373661-a / read by Narmadha-83
And I had that house of your father's bulldozed to the ground.
#qt0373661-b / read by Shuja-34
Momma always said dyin' was a part of life. I sure wish it wasn't.
#qt0373661-c / read by Shuja-34
Little Forrest, he's doing just fine. About to start school again soon.
#qt0373661-d / read by Shuja-34
I make his breakfast, lunch, and dinner every day. I make sure he combs his hair and brushes his teeth every day.
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Teaching him how to play ping-pong. He's really good.
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We fish a lot. And every night, we read a book. He's so smart, Jenny. You'd be so proud of him. I am.
#qt0373661-g / read by Shuja-34
He, uh, wrote a letter, and he says I can't read it. I'm not supposed to, so I'll just leave it here for you.
#qt0373661-h / read by Shuja-34
Jenny, I don't know if Momma was right or if, if it's Lieutenant Dan.
#qt0373661-i / read by Subhajit-81
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, I think maybe it's both. Maybe both is happening at the same time.
#qt0373661-j / read by Shuja-34
I miss you, Jenny. If there's anything you need, I won't be far away.
#qt0373661-k / read by Subhajit-81
GUMP! Why did you put that weapon together so quickly, Gump?
#qt0373673-a / read by Subhajit-81
This is a new company record! If it wouldn't be such a waste of a damn-fine enlisted man I'd recommend you for OCS!
#qt0373673-b / read by Narmadha-83
You are gonna be a general someday, Gump, now disassemble your weapon and continue!
#qt0373673-c / read by Subhajit-81
Anyway, like I was sayin', shrimp is the fruit of the sea.
#qt0373674-a / read by Subhajit-81
You can barbecue it, boil it, broil it, bake it, saute it. Dey's uh, shrimp-kabobs, shrimp creole, shrimp gumbo.
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Pan fried, deep fried, stir-fried.
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There's pineapple shrimp, lemon shrimp, coconut shrimp, pepper shrimp, shrimp soup, shrimp stew, shrimp salad, shrimp and potatoes, shrimp burger, shrimp sandwich.
#qt0373674-d / read by Subhajit-81
Stupid is as stupid does.
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Sometimes, I guess there just aren't enough rocks.
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Hello. My name's Forrest, Forrest Gump. You want a chocolate?
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My Mama always said you've got to put the past behind you before you can move on.
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Lieutenant Dan got me invested in some kind of fruit company.
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So then I got a call from him, saying we don't have to worry about money no more.
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And I said, that's good! One less thing.
#qt0373704-c / read by Teja-84
Hey man! Hey listen, I was wondering if you might help me.
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'Cause I'm in the bumper sticker business and I've been trying to think of a good slogan ..
#qt0373705-b / read by Narmadha-83
and since you've been such a big inspiration to the people around here I thought you might be able to help me ..
#qt0373705-c / read by Teja-84
WOAH! Man, you just ran through a big pile of dog shit!
#qt0373705-d / read by Teja-84
I had run for 3 years, 2 months, 14 days, and 16 hours. I'm pretty tired... I think I'll go home now.
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Mama said not to be taking rides from strangers.
#qt0373707 / read by Subhajit-81
Sometimes it would stop raining long enough for the stars to come out... and then it was nice.
#qt0373709-a / read by Teja-84
It was like just before the sun goes to bed down on the bayou.
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There was always a million sparkles on the water... like that mountain lake.
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It was so clear, Jenny, it looked like there were two skies one on top of the other. And
#qt0373709-d / read by Shuja-34
.. then in the desert, when the sun comes up, I couldn't tell where heaven stopped and the earth began. It's so beautiful.
#qt0373709-e / read by Teja-84
Mama always had a way of explaining things so I could understand them.
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That day, for no particular reason, I decided to go for a little run.
#qt0373713-a / read by Narmadha-83
So I ran to the end of the road. And when I got there, I thought maybe I'd run to the end of town.
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And when I got there, I thought maybe I'd just run across Greenbow County.
#qt0373713-c / read by Narmadha-83
And I figured, since I run this far, maybe I'd just run across the great state of Alabama. And that's what I did.
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I ran clear across Alabama. For no particular reason I just kept on going. I ran clear to the ocean.
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And when I got there, I figured, since I'd gone this far, I might as well turn around, just keep on going.
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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.
#qt0373713-g / read by Shuja-34
Do you ever dream, Forrest, about who you're gonna be?
#qt0373719-a / read by Narmadha-83
Aren't .. aren't I going to be me?
#qt0373719-b / read by Teja-84
Run, Forrest! Run!
#qt0373725 / read by Narmadha-83
If I'd a known that was the last time I was gonna talk to Bubba, I would've thought of something better to say.
#qt1119031 / read by Subhajit-81
Momma said there's only so much fortune a man really needs and the rest is just for showing off.
#qt2151517-a / read by Teja-84
So, I gave a whole bunch of it to the Foursquare Gospel Church and I gave a whole bunch to the Bayou La Batre Fishing Hospital.
#qt2151517-b / read by Subhajit-81
And even though Bubba was dead, and Lieutenant Dan said I was nuts, I gave Bubba's momma Bubba's share.
#qt2151517-c / read by Teja-84
And you know what? She didn't have to work in nobody's kitchen no more...
#qt2151517-d / read by Akshay-67