My Goals Are Beyond Your Understanding

My Goals Are Beyond Your Understanding

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About

My Goals Are Beyond Your Understanding is a memorable quote uttered by the character Reverse Flash on the American superhero television series The Flash. Online, a screenshot of the character has been used as a reaction image macro used to describe one's strength and confidence.

Origin

On December 9th, 2014, the episode of The Flash "The Man in the Yellow Suit" aired in the United States.[1] In the episode, the character Reverse Flash (portrayed by Tom Cavanagh) tells others, "My goals are beyond your understanding" (clip below).



The earliest known usage of the image as a meme was published on July 14th, 2018 on the /r/FlashTV[2] subreddit with the caption, "When I'm asked why I laser eye with every picture" (shown below).


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Spread

Over the next two years, the format experienced sporadic usage. One of the most popular examples, posted by Redditor[3] Dazza1910 on May 22nd, 2019, depicted the characters "Polish man," using it to react to a number headlines referencing "Polish man." The post received more than 14,000 points (98% upvoted) and 245 comments in less than one year (shown below, left).

Toward the end of the year, people continued to use the format. On August 30th, 2019, Redditor[4] Rotsec used the image as a description for Bill Gates. The post received more than 22,000 points (90% upvoted) and 150 comments in less than six months (shown below, center).

The memes continued into the following year. On January 1st, 2020, Redditor[5] CalmProfit shared a variation about Firepods. Within one month, the post received more than 39,000 points (95% upvoted) and 215 comments (shown below, right).


Polish man mistakes iron for telephone Polish man 'lost' inside São Paulo airport for 18 days Polish man finds bullet in head five years after party Polish man tried rafting to Australia Polish man electrocuted while peeing Polish man tries to bury wife alive Polish man: My goals are beyond your understanding. AL OURUE NE APD 105 519 Bill Gates wrote a class scheduling program for his school. He tweaked the program's code so that he was placed in classes with mostly female students. Bill gates: My goals are beyond your understanding When normies ask you why are you posting fire pod memes in January 2020 పాలెపాచ My goals are beyond your understanding.

Various Examples


WANTED! This man keeps breaking into my dorm and putting bottles of PREGO MARINARA SAUCE under my pillow Why are you doing this? Do you work for Prego? Prego dtion Have replaced my lock ELEVEN TIMES now View Footage of Man & CONTACT ME WITH ANY INFO: NOMOREMARINARA.com My goals are beyond your understanding. OAKC DAN EREEK POLICE Mystery as 20,000 pounds of cheese is STOLEN in Wisconsin Police say the semi driver was transporting the load from Green Bay to the New York. Wisconsin man My goals are beyond your understanding When 10 yr olds ask their mum for money the day before her birthday and she asks 'why?' My goals are beyond your understanding.
The first caveman to make cave art must have been like My goals are beyond your understanding When my mom asks why im eating shredded cheese and pickles by the handful at 2:39 Am My goals are beyond your understanding. when your normie friend asks why you always wear tracksuits and cross the street without looking My goals are beyond your understanding


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My goals are beyond your understanding. My goals are beyond your understanding.

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External References

[1] Fandom – The Man in the Yellow Suit

[2] Reddit – /r/FlashTV

[3] Reddit – /r/memes

[4] Reddit – /r/dankmemes

[5] Reddit – /r/dankmemes

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