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Just Trying to Help

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Okay, I was ignorant. I did something stupid. I got overeager or ahead of myself. I didn't realize the implications of my action, or I seriously thought I wouldn't screw this one up. I'm sorry. But please, don't hold it against me... I was Just Trying To Help.
Not only is this a handy pre-defined message, it's also a stock phrase commonly used by characters, e.g. young kids in cartoons after their innocent attempt to help out causes a series of Disaster Dominoes. Another common use of this is when someone is on the wrong end of a Rant-Inducing Slight or Minor Insult Meltdown as after trying a little too hard to help.
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This is based on opinion. Please don't list it on a work's trope example list. Stop Helping Me!
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Garfield responds with this phrase when Jon reminds him how last time they went to the farm, Garfield tried to grow chickens by planting them in the ground.
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Blazing Saddles:
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Michelle Tanner on Full House tends to drop this one every now and then.
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In the Worm x Dishonored crossover fanfic, A Change Of Pace, the Outsider points out that Emma thought that shoving Taylor into the locker and letting her suffer for it would make her stronger for it.
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All My Children
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All in the Family
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In Batman, Spoiler utters this line while collapsing into Batman's arms. It is quite a Tear Jerker, seeing as she is limping half dead after being shot and tortured for many hours, trying to make a contingency plan of Batman's work, which had accidentally caused a gang war.
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Celestia trying to save TD at the start of No, I Am NOT a Brony, GET ME OUTTA EQUESTRIA!!! ends up kicking off the plot when it traps him in Equestria. Later in the sequels, TD's pet phoenix also has a habit of trying to help, but ends up causing even more trouble for TD.
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Charmed: "Pardon My Past"
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Bat-Mite says this all the time in The New Adventures of Batman after causing Batman, Robin, and/or Batgirl a major problem that sets them back.
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In Muhyo And Roji, Nana says this in an argument with her father after she, upset over him anonymously taking and selling fake ghost photos, takes a photo of a bank robbery, angering him by putting herself in danger.
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Red vs. Blue:
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My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic
Episode "Winter Wrap-Up":
Also used at the beginning of "Sisterhooves Social" when Sweetie Belle is trying to do something nice for Rarity.
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The Dark Knight
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Lucifer ends up doing this by helping Dahn complete his doomed attempt at claiming the throne of King Abaddon: as a result of Dahn's plan and the previous interference of Raidou Kuzunoha the XL, the timeline leading to the cataclysmic events of Shin Megami Tensei I and Shin Megami Tensei II was stamped out of existence.
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Beverly Hills 90210: "Lucky Strike"
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RENT: Presumably, this was the grounds upon which Angel was trying to defend Mark after the latter was caught filming a homeless woman who didn't appreciate the exploitation.
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Angel: "Judgment"
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In the Batman: The Animated Series episode "The Clock King", Mayor Hill uses this as his defense when he is confronted by the Clock King.
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In The Prayer Warriors, Stalin's last words are "But I was only trying to help," after the Prayer Warriors confront him over his deciding to allow freedom of religion (while it might seem like a Pet the Dog moment, it's treated as his Moral Event Horizon). They then say "They only person you were trying to help were yourself! You evil satanic Kant!" and kill him.
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In Toriko, Midora's Start of Darkness featured this. He suffered serious injuries trying to gather "Cure Water" to heal his exhausted mother figure Frohze. Frohze used the last of her strength to prepare a meal to help Midora. He's spent centuries futilely trying to eat away the pain.
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