"Do you think I was too hard on her?"
—King Triton, The Little Mermaid
Lou: Can you think of any reason he might have run away? Anything at all?
Homer: Well, uh...we did kind of yell at him and sent him to his room tried to force him to apologize to his sister.
Marge: Hmm...I said him he ruined Thanksgiving.
Lou: (shocked) Oh...I see.
—The Simpsons, "Bart vs. Thanksgiving"
"Maybe I was too harsh on Fry. He didn't ruin my life on purpose."
—Leela, Futurama, "The Mutants Are Revolting"
"I shouldn't have been so hard on him."
—Tramp about Scamp, Lady and the Tramp 2: Scamp's Adventure
Stewie: Do you think we were too hard on Chris tonight?
Brian: What? Oh, God. No, no. I don't...I don't think so. Do you?
Stewie: Oh, no, I just always feel badly when we have to be strict.
—Family Guy, "North By North Quahog"
Bubbles: Aww, do you think we were too hard on her [Bunny]?
Criminals: (after Bunny frees them) Not as hard as we're gonna be on you! (cue No-Holds-Barred Beatdown)
—The Powerpuff Girls: Twisted Sister