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life is like a box of chocolates

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  • Life is full of surprises, you never know what will happen next.

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Often thought to have appeared in the 1994 film Forrest Gump, when the lead character Forrest Gump (played by Tom Hanks) says "Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get." (Wiktionary)

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