"Life is like a jar of jalapeños; What you do today may burn you ass tomorrow” is a food proverb, giving a Texas spin to the famous film line in Forrest Gump (1994).
The Yale Book of Quotations
edited by Fred Shapiro
New Haven, CT: Yale University Press
Pg. 262 (Film Lines):
[Mrs. Gump, played by Sally Field, speaking:]
Life is like a box of chocolates, Forrest. You never know what you’re goin’ to get.
Forrest Gump (1994). Screenplay by Eric Roth.
Jokes du Jour
Life is NOT like a box of chocolates.
Life is like a jar of jalapeños.
What you do today
May burn your ass tomorrow.
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“Life is like a jar of jalapeños. What you do today, might burn your ass tomorrow.”
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