* "The world's first unmanned flying desk-set," scene is, quite possibly, the most convincing instance of the PowerOfFriendship to ever grace a TV screen.
* Not to mention the final scene, as [[spoiler:Robin Williams retrieves his gear after being drummed out as a dangerous radical, when his former students one by one stand on their desks and call him "oh Captain, my Captain".]]
** Starting with Todd, the [[TheQuietOne quietest]], [[ShrinkingViolet timidest]] member, showing just how much Neil and Keating helped him.
** And followed by students who weren't even in the society, including the nerdy IllBoy and the guy who mumbled reluctantly through the 'poetry and football' scene.
* Mr. Keating helping Todd overcome his anxiety by having him make up a poem that impresses the entire class. "Don't you forget this" indeed.
* In a deleted scene that takes place after [[spoiler: Neil's suicide]], [=McAllister=] meets with Keating, pours the both of them some tea with liquor and assures the latter it wasn't his fault.