Forrest Gump Quotes
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Young Forrest: "Mama, what does 'vacation' mean?"
Forrest's mother: "Vacation?"
Young Forrest: "Where Daddy went?"
Forrest's mother: "Vacation's where you're going away somewhere... and you're never coming back."
5223
"Done Drill Sargent!"
"GUMP!! Why did you put that weapon together so quickly Gump?
"....(softer) You told me to, Drill Sargent."
"Jesus H. Christ. This is a new company record (looking at stop watch).If it wouldn't be a waste of such a damn fine enlisted man, I'd recommended you for O.C.S., Private Gump. You are gonna be a General some day, Gump! Now, disassemble your weapon and continue!


--Drill Sargent and Forrest Gump
5222
Drill Sergeant: Gump! What's your sole purpose in this army?
Forrest Gump: To do whatever you tell me, drill sergeant!
Drill Sergeant: God damn it, Gump! You're a god damn genius! This is the most outstanding answer I have ever heard. You must have a goddamn I.Q. of 160. You are goddamn gifted, Private Gump.
5221
Mrs. Gump: You have to do the best with what God gave you
5220
Forrest Gump: I'd make a good husband, Jenny.
5219
Forrest Gump: Mama says they was magic shoes. They could take me anywhere.
5218
Forrest Gump: Her dream had come true. She was a folk singer.
5217
Forrest Gump: And cause I was a gazillionaire, and I liked doin it so much, I cut that grass for free.
5216
Forrest Gump: Lieutenant Dan, I got you some ice cream. Lieutenant Dan, ice cream.
5215
Forrest Gump: Mama always said, dying was a part of life. I sure wish it wasn't.
5214
Forrest Gump: Yes, drill sergeant!
5213
Bubba: Anyway, like I was sayin', shrimp is the fruit of the sea. You can barbecue it, boil it, broil it, bake it, saute it. Dey's uh, shrimp-kabobs, shrimp creole, shrimp gumbo. Pan fried, deep fried, stir-fried. There's pineapple shrimp, lemon shrimp, coconut shrimp, pepper shrimp, shrimp soup, shrimp stew, shrimp salad, shrimp and potatoes, shrimp burger, shrimp sandwich. That- that's about it.
5212
Forrest Gump: Done, Drill Sergeant!
Drill Sergeant: Gump! Why did you put that weapon together so quickly, Gump?
Forrest Gump: You told me to, Drill Sergeant?
Drill Sergeant: Jesus H. Christ! 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! You are gonna be a general someday, Gump, now disassemble your weapon and continue!
5211
Jenny Curran: Do you think I could fly off this bridge, Forrest?
5210
Lieutenant Daniel Taylor: I'm here to try out my sea legs.
Forrest Gump: But you ain't got no legs, Lieutenant Dan.
5209
Forrest Gump: 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!
5208
Bubba: Have you ever been on a real shrimp boat?
Forrest Gump: No, but I've been on a real big boat.
5207
Forrest Gump: You know it's funny what a young man recollects? 'Cause I don't remember bein' 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.
5206
Forrest Gump: Sometimes, I guess there just aren't enough rocks.
5205
Forrest Gump: When I got tired, I slept. When I got hungry, I ate. When I had to go, you know, I went.