19 Ways Steve Urkel Inspired You As A Kid

His look may have influenced hipsters and basketball players everywhere, but it was his confidence that helped shape your childhood self.

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1. Urkel proved you could have style without following trends.

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And, of course, you can find this entire outfit at American Apparel now.

15. But he also proved that being yourself was always best.

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Sure, Laura dated Urquelle for a bit, but the original old Urkel got the girl in the end.

18. He didn't let not being athletic hold him back from victory.

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It's all about the heart, kid.

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