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->''"We all have our little faults. [[CaliforniaCollapse Mine's in California]]."''

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->''"We all have our little faults. [[CaliforniaCollapse Mine's in California]].California."''



'''Luthor:''' Haha, "I'll learn." I don't hate the sinner... I hate the ''sin''. And yours, my friend, [[FeelingOppressedByTheirExistence is existing]].

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'''Luthor:''' Haha, "I'll learn." I don't hate the sinner... I hate the ''sin''. And yours, my friend, [[FeelingOppressedByTheirExistence is existing]].existing.




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->''"Trust me, [[Franchise/{{Superman}} Clark]]. [[{{Irony}} Our friendship is going to be the stuff of legend.]]"''

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->''"Trust me, [[Franchise/{{Superman}} Clark]]. [[{{Irony}} lark. Our friendship is going to be the stuff of legend.]]"''"''



->''"[[StartOfDarkness You see, in life the road to darkness is a journey, not a light switch.]]"''

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->''"[[StartOfDarkness You ->''"You see, in life the road to darkness is a journey, not a light switch.]]"''"''



->''"[[ConsummateLiar Trust me, I have nothing to hide.]]"''

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->''"[[ConsummateLiar Trust ->''"Trust me, I have nothing to hide.]]"''"''



->''"[[CardCarryingVillain I am the villain of the story]]."''

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->''"[[CardCarryingVillain I ->''"I am the villain of the story]].story."''



->''"[[WeCanRuleTogether Think about it, Clark. My intellect, your powers. Together we could rule this world. We'll walk as gods among men. [...] Every man has a weakness, Clark, no matter how superhuman he may be. I've embraced my destiny. Now embrace yours. We could forge a new future together.]]"''

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->''"[[WeCanRuleTogether Think ->''"Think about it, Clark. My intellect, your powers. Together we could rule this world. We'll walk as gods among men. [...] Every man has a weakness, Clark, no matter how superhuman he may be. I've embraced my destiny. Now embrace yours. We could forge a new future together.]]"''"''



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->''"President? [[ComicBook/TheQuestion Foolish, faceless man]]; my campaign is a farce. A small part of a much grander scheme. President... do you know how much power I'd have to ''give up'' to be President? That's right, conspiracy buff. I spent 75 million dollars on a ''fake'' Presidential campaign, '''all just to tick Superman off.'''"''

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->''"President? \\

->''"President? ...
[[ComicBook/TheQuestion Foolish, faceless man]]; my campaign is a farce. A small part of a much grander scheme. President... do [chuckles] 'President'... Do you know how much power I'd have to ''give up'' to be President? That's right, conspiracy buff. I spent 75 million dollars on a ''fake'' Presidential campaign, '''all just to tick Superman off.'''"''

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->''"'''I''' know from invulnerable... ...and this refugee from a canned '''sweet-corn label''' isn't '''it'''."''
-->-- '''Lex Luthor''' on ComicBook/SwampThing


-->-- '''Lex Luthor''', ''{{Series/Smallville}}'', "Hourglass"

->''"Trust me, [[{{Franchise/Superman}} Clark]]. [[{{Irony}} Our friendship is going to be the stuff of legend.]]"''
-->-- '''Lex Luthor''', ''{{Series/Smallville}}'', "Hug"

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-->-- '''Lex Luthor''', ''{{Series/Smallville}}'', ''Series/{{Smallville}}'', "Hourglass"

->''"Trust me, [[{{Franchise/Superman}} [[Franchise/{{Superman}} Clark]]. [[{{Irony}} Our friendship is going to be the stuff of legend.]]"''
-->-- '''Lex Luthor''', ''{{Series/Smallville}}'', ''Series/{{Smallville}}'', "Hug"



-->-- '''Lex Luthor''', ''{{Series/Smallville}}'', "Ryan"

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-->-- '''Lex Luthor''', ''{{Series/Smallville}}'', ''Series/{{Smallville}}'', "Ryan"



-->-- '''Lex Luthor''', ''{{Series/Smallville}}'', "Perry"

->''"[[CardCarryingVillain I am the villain of the story.]]"''
-->-- '''Evil(er) Lex Luthor''', ''{{Series/Smallville}}'', "Onyx"

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-->-- '''Lex Luthor''', ''{{Series/Smallville}}'', ''Series/{{Smallville}}'', "Perry"

->''"[[CardCarryingVillain I am the villain of the story.]]"''
story]]."''
-->-- '''Evil(er) Lex Luthor''', ''{{Series/Smallville}}'', ''Series/{{Smallville}}'', "Onyx"



-->-- '''Evil(er) Lex Luthor''', ''{{Series/Smallville}}'', "Onyx"

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-->-- '''Evil(er) Lex Luthor''', ''{{Series/Smallville}}'', ''Series/{{Smallville}}}'', "Onyx"



-->-- '''Lex Luthor''', ''{{Series/Smallville}}'', "[[ForWantOfANail Apocalypse]]"

->''"You and I... we will both be great men. [[EnemiesEqualsGreatness Because of each other]], we have a destiny together, [[{{Franchise/Superman}} Clark]]... only on different sides."''

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-->-- '''Lex Luthor''', ''{{Series/Smallville}}'', ''Series/{{Smallville}}'', "[[ForWantOfANail Apocalypse]]"

->''"You and I... we will both be great men. [[EnemiesEqualsGreatness Because of each other]], we have a destiny together, [[{{Franchise/Superman}} [[Franchise/{{Superman}} Clark]]... only on different sides."''



->''We all have our little faults. [[CaliforniaCollapse Mine's in California.]]''

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->''We ->''"We all have our little faults. [[CaliforniaCollapse Mine's in California.]]''California]]."''



'''Luthor:'''...I don't know how to lose.\\
'''Superman:''' [[DeadpanSnarker You'll learn.]]\\
'''Luthor:''' Haha, "I'll learn." I don't hate the sinner... I hate the ''sin.'' And yours, my friend, [[FeelingOppressedByTheirExistence is existing.]]

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'''Luthor:'''...'''Luthor:''' ...I don't know how to lose.\\
'''Superman:''' [[DeadpanSnarker You'll learn.]]\\
learn]].\\
'''Luthor:''' Haha, "I'll learn." I don't hate the sinner... I hate the ''sin.'' ''sin''. And yours, my friend, [[FeelingOppressedByTheirExistence is existing.]]existing]].


->''"I am Lex Luthor. I am the greatest scientist on this planet, and would be on yours as well."

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->''"I am Lex Luthor. I am the greatest scientist on this planet, and would be on yours as well.""''


->'''Lex Luthor:''' At some point in antiquity, a city was killed and the buildings were left standing, without radiation. The secret had to be in those documents. [...] You could kill a country and reoccupy it immediately. You couldn't hide in caves. You would have no chance to set oil fields alight.\\
'''Flash:''' [[YoureInsane You're insane.]]\\
'''Luthor:''' ''(hideous smile)'' [[PresidentEvil I'm the President.]]
-->--''Franchise/JusticeLeagueOfAmerica'', "New Maps of Hell"

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->''What do I want? That's very simple, Metallo. I want it ''all.'' No more, no less. I want it ''all.''
-->-- '''Lex Luthor''', ''ComicBook/SupermanUpUpAndAway''


->''"No man in the sky intervened when I was a boy to deliver me from daddy's fist and abominations. I figured out way back: if God is all-powerful, He cannot be all good. And if He is all good, then He cannot be all-powerful. And neither can you be. They need to ''see'' the fraud you are...with their eyes." ''

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->''"No man in the sky intervened when I was a boy to deliver me from daddy's fist and abominations. I figured out way back: if God is all-powerful, He cannot be all good. And if He is all good, then He cannot be all-powerful. And neither can you be. They need to ''see'' the fraud you are... with their eyes." ''



'''Luthor:''' Haha, "I'll learn." I don't hate the sinner...I hate the ''sin.'' And yours, my friend, [[FeelingOppressedByTheirExistence is existing.]]

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'''Luthor:''' Haha, "I'll learn." I don't hate the sinner... I hate the ''sin.'' And yours, my friend, [[FeelingOppressedByTheirExistence is existing.]]



'''Lex:''' Oh, that's right! We must put faith in ''ourselves.'' But instead, we look up...to [[Franchise/{{Superman}} him]], with big, glassy eyes, because we think he's invincible. It's my duty to dispel the world of that notion. And when he dies, they will finally wake up and see him for what he really was...a false god.\\

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'''Lex:''' Oh, that's right! We must put faith in ''ourselves.'' But instead, we look up...to [[Franchise/{{Superman}} him]], with big, glassy eyes, because we think he's invincible. It's my duty to dispel the world of that notion. And when he dies, they will finally wake up and see him for what he really was... a false god.\\



->"Narcissist." "Sociopath." "Evil genius." There are a lot of ways to describe Lex Luthor...but I find ''"douchebag"'' to be the most descriptive.

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->"Narcissist." "Sociopath." "Evil genius." There are a lot of ways to describe Lex Luthor... but I find ''"douchebag"'' to be the most descriptive.

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->''"I am Lex Luthor. I am the greatest scientist on this planet, and would be on yours as well."
-->--''Lex Luthor'', ''ComicBook/NewKrypton''

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->"Narcissist." "Sociopath." "Evil genius." There are a lot of ways to describe Lex Luthor...but I find ''"douchebag"'' to be the most descriptive.
-->-- '''Ryan Choi''', ''Series/CrisisOnInfiniteEarths2019''


'''Superman:''' We'll get to the bottom of it, Lex. And when we do, I'll be back.\\

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'''Superman:''' ->'''Superman:''' We'll get to the bottom of it, Lex. And when we do, I'll be back.\\



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'''Superman:''' We'll get to the bottom of it, Lex. And when we do, I'll be back.\\
'''Lex:''' ''[smirking]'' You know something I don't know?\\
'''Superman:''' [[ArmorPiercingResponse Only that this city's never going to love you...just for hating me.]]
-->-- ''WesternAnimation/TheDeathOfSuperman''

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