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

“What’s normal anyways?”

– Mrs. Gump
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This is a motto every single person in life should live by. Also a huge reason why this movie inspires anyone who watches it. Forrest’s mother does not care if her son is a bit different and unlike the other children in school, she knows he is a bright young man. 

Born in the 1950’s they are living in a closed minded era and his mother is certainly the progressive type as she is a single mom with a ‘different kind of’ child. Set in the south, the town folk, especially the principal is unsure of Forrest and as eloquently as she can say ‘F**k off’ Mrs. Gump tells him normal is different to everyone and there is no set standard! 


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