: A hero who inspires others to be heroic.
- Straight: Bob does his duty to help others just so they can learn how to help themselves.
- Exaggerated: Bob saves the world from a race of evil aliens in order for them to learn how to take down bigger threats.
- Downplayed: Bob does random acts of kindness hoping that everyone else will do the same for others.
- Justified: Bob isn't going to be around forever, so he has to make sure other heroes can carry on his work.
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- Enforced: ???
- Lampshaded: "I may be a hero, but all of you can be heroes, too."
- Invoked: Bob's mentor coerces him in leading examples for the citizens to keep them on the straight and narrow.
- Exploited: The Corrupter targets Bob and manipulates him into breaking the wills of people he seeks to inspire.
- Defied: The Big Bad upholds their oppressive regime by killing anyone who attempts to serve as an example for the masses.
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