We learn lessons from TV shows all the time, and Asian dramas are no different. No matter what formula they follow, whether they're in Filipino or Korean or some other language, dramas have interesting things to say about us and the world--even if they're just advice on, say, what you shouldn't do in real life.
Some lessons can be as simple as "Guys should take long showers with their abs exposed when they're being emo" or "Wearing giant sunglasses isn't enough for going incognito." Others can be more profound and life-changing. Below, I've listed five of the many lessons I've picked up from watching dramas. Share your own in a comment!