It's harder for me to work on a Forrest Gump kind of movie, where everything is invisible.— Dennis Muren
Most Powerful Gump quotations
I may not be a smart man, but I know what love is.
Cats know everything there is to know about meditation.
You can tell a lot about a person by who his or her heroes are.
The desert, when the sun comes up...I couldn't tell where heaven stopped and the Earth began.
It's like Forrest Gump said, 'Life is like a box of chocolates.
' Your career is like a box of chocolates - you never know what you're going to get. But everything you get is going to teach you something along the way and make you the person you are today. That's the exciting part - it's an adventure in itself.
It's always been eclectic; you never know what you're going to get.
You never know what you're going to get as a receiver.
Mama always said, dying was a part of life. I sure wish it wasn't.
One feature film that I am most proud of is Forrest Gump which starred Tom Hanks. Once you are called out to work in film, yes it is a small industry and your name gets around pretty fast.
You can tell a lot about a person by what’s on their playlist.
Mama always had a way of explaining things so I could understand them.
Dear God, make me a bird so I can fly far, far away.
Bump! Bump! Bump! Did you ever ride a wump? We have a Wump with just one hump.
But, we know a man called Mr. Gump. Mr Gump has a seven hump Wump. So... if you Bump! Bump! Just jump on the hump on the Wump of Gump.
For some people, I will be Forrest Gump for the rest of my life. But that's OK; that's a good thing.
I'm not a smart man, but I know what love is.
Don't you be afraid, sweetheart. Death is just a part of life, something we're all destined to do.
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!
And that's all I've got to say about that.
It's only happened to me once [crying in the end of the film] - the end of Forrest Gump. I think it's sad because the moral of the film is that you can have no brain whatsoever and still make it in this world. That made me terribly depressed.
I got my story, my dream, from America.
The hero I had is Forrest Gump... I like that guy. I've been watching that movie about 10 times. Every time I get frustrated, I watch the movie. I watched the movie before I came here again to New York. I watched the movie again telling me that no matter whatever changed, you are you.
I'm the Forrest Gump of comedy.
I saw "Forrest Gump" several times. I personally thought it was Tom Hanks' greatest role and I think it was one of the most eloquent love stories of our time.
Some of the films that I have really enjoyed include: The Fifth Element, The Crow, Toys, Seven, Forrest Gump, The Lion King, 12 Monkeys, Doctor Zhivago, Being There, and Trainspotting.
I'm very fast. I'm like Forest Gump, except ... I am not an idiot!
I like to watch comedies; the most dramatic that I used to get was 'Forrest Gump.'
I wouldn't trade my career with anybody's.
I'd trade a few movies with Tom Hanks - 'Apollo 13 and 'Forrest Gump' - but other than that, I love my career.