But the worst part about many children’s shows these days is that they no longer treat kids with respect. They’ve stopped acknowledging that children are smart. They’ve stopped acknowledging that children are creative. They’ve stopped acknowledging that children can handle certain emotions….
Gurren Lagann means a whole lot to me because the basic premise of Kamina’s catchphrase is:
"Wow, you don’t believe in yourself? I’m not going to tell you that you’re wrong for feeling that way, but I believe in you. If you believe in me, too, we can support each other where we need it the most. And maybe someday you’ll see in yourself what I see in you."
And thinking about that makes me tear up, not gonna lie.
Justin Lynch beating Michael Phelps record at just 16