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My Hero Academia

  • It is okay to give unstable and extremely dangerous powers to a young child just because his reckless courage inspired you.
  • People without superpowers don't matter. (If you're a genius inventor, well, you still don't matter, but at least you can support the people who do.)
  • Japanese doctors have no bed-side manner, especially to children.
  • Teachers can get away with anything.
    • Japanese teachers won't intervene if a bully uses explosions on what is technically a special-needs kid. Suck it up, kid! That's life!
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    • Teachers can tell whether or not one of their students is a prodigy or a lost cause on the very first day.
    • Not being able to throw a ball or touch your tippy-toes in a flashy way is good enough reason to expel a student. That's just The Spartan Way.
    • Expecting children to already have 100% control over their superpowers when society forbids the use of those superpowers in public-spaces is perfectly reasonable for someone who's job is to take care of those kids and help them learn how to use their powers. That's just The Spartan Way.
    • It's fair to give a test on an exercise your teacher has given zero preparation on and expect all of them to pass. That's just the Way of the Spartan.
    • If a teacher neglects to prepare you for a test requiring you to learn a specific skill - like making victims feel safe in a time of crisis - that doesn't mean he's neglectful or incompetent. He has full confidence that you'll figure it out as you go.
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    • When your students have been through one hardship after another that was completely beyond what was expected of them, calling a therapist isn't worth picking up the phone for. So what if one of them was kidnapped and almost tortured by a group of clearly unbalanced criminal supervillains? Suck it up kid, and you're suspended for three days for the out-burst!
  • Someone who picks on the weak, physically assaults them with hands laced with nitroglycerin, throws temper-tantrums at everything and tries goading a special-needs kid to commit suicide for circumstances at birth is the perfect candidate for being a superhero.
  • On that note, it's totally okay for such a person to beat up that special-needs kid he told to commit suicide in order to make himself feel better over misplaced guilt. If the special-needs kid doesn't want to be beaten up, then he's just not being a good enough friend.
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  • You can only save people from danger if you have superpowers. Even if you have good intentions, it is only valid if someone happens to come along and give you powers.
  • Being a police officer isn't as cool as being a superhero, so it isn't a career worth pursuing.
  • A boy with a stupefyingly powerful, yet self-destructive superpower and the altruistic heart to use it like a hero should is somehow less worthy of being taught how to be a superhero than a kid with sticky-balls in his hair who only wants to be a hero just to pick up chicks.
  • Only flashy and impressive superpowers are worth acknowledging when admitting kids into a school for superheroes. Less physically intimidating powers that would still be super helpful in catching criminals (like mind-control powers) have to take extra-steps to be considered worthy of being taught to be a hero.
  • If you're a man fighting a woman in a fighting tournament, go easy on the woman or else the world will immediately hate you.
  • In a society of superpowers, children using their powers in self-defense when a bad guy with his own powers is attacking them is still technically illegal and require special permission.
  • If you happen upon a psychopath ready to kill innocent people in an alleyway and you don't have the right kind of ID, don't try to intervene or else you're a criminal too.
  • If Kid A possesses irrational hatred towards Kid B while Kid B tries being cordial with Kid A, obviously both Kid A and Kid B are equally to blame for their bad chemistry.
  • Being a parent and being a superhero are mutually exclusive.
  • The most efficient way to deal with super-criminals is by telegraphing your strike by shouting its name out-loud. That way they can anticipate it... I mean it would look really cool for the cameras.
    • Super-moves are meant to be finishers, so don't waste it or else it will further exhaust you and make you look like an idiot.
  • Your child gets kidnapped by super-criminals? Obviously it was his own damn fault!
  • It's perfectly healthy to develop an almost insatiable hatred over a person because he was rude once.
    • It's also perfectly reasonable to completely abandon something you were so dedicated to doing because some guy there did one rude thing.
  • You'll never make it in the detective business if you don't have a good sense of humor.
  • A brave young man who risks his life to save his friend out of nothing but the kindness of his own heart while avoiding a confrontation with the villains would absolutely be expelled under normal circumstances. That creepy, perverted kid who ogles, molests and peeps on his female classmates and regularly spouts sexually profane and inappropriate comments doesn't even deserve so much as a tongue-lashing.
  • Exploiting the affections of a teenage girl half your age for criminal purposes is totally fine, as long as she's legal by the time you get caught.
  • If you have a dream you want to accomplish, don't work towards that dream whatsoever, wait until you meet your idol, cry in front of him about how much you want your dream to become true and then, when he finally tells you it's possible, is when you should try working for it.
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