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11th Jun '18 10:09:56 PM Rissis
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* An episode of ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitans'' focuses in Robin trying to find a Master to teach him kung fu so that he can defeat the episode's bad guy, who's also trying to reach said Master by using Robin to bypass the mountain of challenges. By the end of the episode, Robin manages to defeat the bad guy before finding the Master, who is the old woman he met before

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* An episode of ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitans'' focuses in Robin trying to find a Master to teach him kung fu so that he can defeat the episode's bad guy, who's also trying to reach said Master by using Robin to bypass the mountain of challenges. By the end of the episode, Robin manages to defeat the bad guy before finding the Master, who is the old woman he met beforebefore.
5th May '18 2:54:10 PM nombretomado
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* In ''Franchise/{{BIONICLE}},'' [[OldMaster Norik]] tells this to [[TheHero Vakama]] and [[TheLancer Matau]] at the end of ''Web of Shadows.'' While [[spoiler: Keetongu could have cured them of the Visorak venom]] right off the bat, but they had to [[CharacterDevelopment become worthy of it first]].

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* In ''Franchise/{{BIONICLE}},'' ''WesternAnimation/{{BIONICLE}},'' [[OldMaster Norik]] tells this to [[TheHero Vakama]] and [[TheLancer Matau]] at the end of ''Web of Shadows.'' While [[spoiler: Keetongu could have cured them of the Visorak venom]] right off the bat, but they had to [[CharacterDevelopment become worthy of it first]].
9th Apr '18 10:29:33 AM MasterFuzzy
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* The Mirror of Llunet from ''Literature/TheChroniclesOfPrydain''. After Taran's journey, it shows him exactly as he is: his faults, his strengths, and how much he's grown. It is a revelation that makes him TakeALevelInBadass. The BigBad of the book Dorath, however, was [[OnlyInItForTheMoney expecting riches]] like the legends told, and, [[EvilCannotComprehendGood not comprehending the true meaning of the mirror]], crushes the sacred mirror with the heel of his boot in a rage.

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* The [[TropeNamer Mirror of Llunet Llunet]] from ''Literature/TheChroniclesOfPrydain''. After Taran's journey, it shows him exactly as he is: his faults, his strengths, and how much he's grown. It is a revelation that makes him TakeALevelInBadass. The BigBad of the book Dorath, however, was [[OnlyInItForTheMoney expecting riches]] like the legends told, and, [[EvilCannotComprehendGood not comprehending the true meaning of the mirror]], crushes the sacred mirror with the heel of his boot in a rage.
9th Apr '18 10:27:42 AM MasterFuzzy
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* In ''Franchise/{{BIONICLE}},'' [[OldMaster Norik]] tells this to [[TheHero Vakama]] and [[TheLancer Matau]] at the end of ''Web of Shadows.'' While [[spoiler: Keetongu could have cured them of the Visorak venom]] right off the bat, but they had to [[CharacterDevelopment become worthy of it first]].
23rd Mar '18 7:03:23 AM MasterFuzzy
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* The Mirror of Llunet from ''Literature/TheChroniclesOfPrydain'', which is a mirror. After Taran's journey, it shows him exactly as he is: his faults, his strengths, and how much he's grown. It is a revelation that makes him TakeALevelInBadass. The BigBad of the book Dorath, however, was [[OnlyInItForTheMoney expecting riches]] like the legends told, and, [[EvilCannotComprehendGood not comprehending the true meaning of the mirror]], crushes the sacred mirror with the heel of his boot in a rage.

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* The Mirror of Llunet from ''Literature/TheChroniclesOfPrydain'', which is a mirror.''Literature/TheChroniclesOfPrydain''. After Taran's journey, it shows him exactly as he is: his faults, his strengths, and how much he's grown. It is a revelation that makes him TakeALevelInBadass. The BigBad of the book Dorath, however, was [[OnlyInItForTheMoney expecting riches]] like the legends told, and, [[EvilCannotComprehendGood not comprehending the true meaning of the mirror]], crushes the sacred mirror with the heel of his boot in a rage.
7th Mar '18 2:25:26 PM Bisected8
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* Parodied in ''VideoGame/LifeIsStrangeBeforeTheStorm'''s bonus episode "Farewell". A tape recorded by William Price tells Max and Chloe not to forget "the real treasure...", and the girls guess "Love" and "Friendship" respectively, but William finishes by saying it's their college funds.
24th Feb '18 11:44:58 AM PrimeEvil
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* [[DiscussedTrope Discussed]] in the pilot episode of {{Series/Firefly}}. [[WrenchWench Kaylee]] notices [[BadassPreacher Shepard Book]] is more interested in ''ships'', as opposed to ''destinations''. When asked why, he replies, "Because how you get there is the worthier part."

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* [[DiscussedTrope Discussed]] in the pilot episode of {{Series/Firefly}}. [[WrenchWench Kaylee]] notices [[BadassPreacher Shepard Book]] is more interested in ''ships'', as opposed to ''destinations''. When asked why, he replies, "Because how you get there is the worthier part."'
* ''Series/DoctorWho'' calls this "the long way 'round.
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25th Sep '17 7:59:09 PM nanakiro
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* Joked about on ImmageBoards focusing on long stories with an overarching plot. The usual response to these stories will be "What if the [goal main character has set for themselves] is the friends we made along the way?"

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* Joked about on ImmageBoards ImageBoards focusing on long stories with an overarching plot. The usual response to these stories will be "What if the [goal main character has set for themselves] is the friends we made along the way?"
25th Sep '17 7:58:10 PM nanakiro
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* Joked about on ImmageBoards focusing on long stories with an overarching plot. The usual response to these stories will be "What if the [goal main character has set for themselves] is the friends we made along the way?"
16th Sep '17 11:59:35 AM AndyLA
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And it's true. The legends may have been greatly exaggerated, but all of our heroes have become better people as a result of their experiences. What they found at the end of their journey may only have sentimental value, but its message is clear: these are lessons they would only have learned by setting out in search of it.

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And it's true. The legends may have been greatly exaggerated, but all of our heroes have become better people as a result of their experiences. What they found at the end of their journey may only have sentimental value, but its message is clear: these are lessons they would only have learned by setting out in search of it.
it. As the old saying goes: "it's the journey, not the destination".
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