27 Best ‘Forrest Gump’ Quotes: Stupid is as Stupid Does

Forrest Gump: When I got tired, I slept. When I got hungry, I ate. When I had to go, you know, I went.

Elderly Southern Woman: And so, you just ran?

Forrest Gump: Yeah.



Probably one of the most iconic halloween costumes ever, Forrest just does not stop running. 

“At first, he decides to run to the end of the road, then across town, then across the county, then all the way to the Mississippi border. Eventually, he criss-crosses the country several times over a span of three years. Forrest attracts media coverage, and eventually, dozens of followers initiating and inspiring what would become the jogging craze of 1978–81.” – Wikipedia