Smallville Quotes Season 4
"You know, they dubbed Mussolini a savior...and look what happened to him." - Lionel Luthor
"Shouldn't wound what you can't kill, Dad." - Lex Luthor
"You can save the threats, Dad. I'm not as easy a target as you seem to think." - Lex Luthor
Lois: "Call me crazy, but I've always been a firm believer that beauty... It's on the inside." Dr. Fine: "The people that say that are the ones who already have it on the outside."
"In the future, let's restrict our conversations to "hello" and "goodbye." - Clark Kent
"I know what you're doing. But you can't buy back my friendship." - Clark Kent
Lex: "There's a darkness in me that I can't always control. I'm starting to think that's my curse, why every relationship I have ends badly." Clark: "We all have a dark side, Lex." Lex: "Yeah. But I can feel mine creeping over the corners. Your friendship helps keep it at bay. It reminds me that there are truly good people in the world. I'm not willing to give up on that."
"Look, I'm willing to give this friendship another shot if you are." - Lex Luthor
"I believe you. I know a real friend would never lie to me." - Lex Luthor
"Our thief is gonna learn that there's nowhere on earth he can run from Lex Luthor." - Lex Luthor
"You don't look well, Dad. Forget to take your vitamins?" - Lex Luthor
"Isn't it all your dad's? This castle, LuthorCorp, the cars, the jets, everything. The very cufflinks in your sleeves." - Lionel Luthor as Clark Kent
"All I wanted was the best for you. And you destroyed me." - Lionel Luthor as Clark Kent
"You can't straddle the fence on this one, Clark! My father and I are enemies. You have to decide who you really trust." - Lex Luthor
"I want to be your father, Lex. If you'll let me." - Lionel Luthor
"I don't want you to tell me anything. I want you to change." - Clark Kent
Clark: "I felt like we were enemies." Lex: "Don't give up on me yet."
"Contrary to your deluded point of view, this is not the Ritz Carlton where you can check in and check out at your leisure." - Warden Stall to Lionel Luthor
"Well, the prodigal father returns." - Lex Luthor
Lionel: "I’m not here for money, Lex. I don’t want to take LuthorCorp away from you. Corporate maneuvering doesn’t interest me anymore." Lex: "So, what, now trying to kill me is gonna be a full time job?"
"I know, I know where you’re coming from. It’s a place of anger and mistrust. But it’s not too late. It’s not. There’s still time to get off the path that can only lead to darkness." - Lionel Luthor
Lex: "I have a position you might find more appealing. A position that pays a hundred thousand dollars a year". Jason: [Sarcastic.] "Because I’m obviously qualified for a hundred thousand dollar a year job."
Jason: "You want to team up against my mother?" Lex: "The enemy of my enemy."
"People keep secrets for a reason, even from the people they’re closest to." - Lois Lane
Chloe: "How did you post bail?" Lois: "Four very good friends of mine. Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover."
"What you may perceive as secrecy, I see as precautions." - Lex Luthor
"Okay. You’re gonna be fine. I know you’re gonna be fine. Everyone I’ve ever hit was all right." - Lois Lane
Genevieve: "I underestimated you, Lex." Lex: "Well, that’s a common mistake."
Lex: "Genevieve, paranoia is not a very attractive quality in a woman." Genevieve: "I’m just trying to protect my son." Lex: "Well, maybe you should get together with my father and write a parenting book. I bet it’d be a bestseller."
"You may be the last survivor of a great civilization." - Jor-El
"You didn’t really think I’d hire you, bring you into my life, and not follow every step you take, did you?" - Lex Luthor
"I get the feeling that our lives are a lot less random than we think." - Clark Kent
Lionel: "You have a ferocious desire to find all the answers, son, but don’t let you search for those stones turn into your personal Tower of Babel." Lex: "I’m not trying to get closer to God, Dad. I’m trying to solve the riddles He’s laid out for me."
"Knowledge comes from finding the answers, yes, but understanding what the answers mean is what brings wisdom. Men who didn’t understand the difference have been the ruin of some of the world’s greatest civilizations." - Lionel Luthor
"Kal-El, you must write your own destiny." - Dr. Swann
"Lana, this isn’t some bad dream that you can just blink away. This is real life." - Jason Teague
"Either you are the best con man in the world, or you are truly unbelievably naive." - Lionel Luthor
"I thought you said that telescopes were for geeks and stalkers." - Clark Kent
"At last, I can embrace my true destiny." - Lex Luthor
"You disappoint me. As always." - Lex Luthor
"I guess it’s up to me to show the world the real Lex Luthor." - Lex Luthor
"Seizing the moment, Dad. Just like you taught me." - Lex Luthor
Lionel: "I’ve changed. People change, Lex." Lex: "No, they don’t. They just get soft. Like you."
"You think you know someone, but there’s this side of them that you never see. Until it’s too late." - Lana Lang
"Clark, how many times has your friend done something underhanded that you didn’t expect? People have a lot of different sides and sometimes they keep those sides hidden, even from the ones that they love." - Chloe Sullivan
"Is that what you think of me, Clark? I’m hurt. I thought we were friends." - Lex Luthor
"You lied to me for years, Clark. But now I know your secret." - Lex Luthor
"Whatever you are, whatever you are planning, I’m going to stop you" – Clark Kent
"Think about it, Clark. My intellect, your powers. Together we could rule this world. We’ll walk as gods among men." - Lex Luthor
"Every man has a weakness, Clark, no matter how superhuman he may be. I’ve embrace my destiny. Now embrace yours. We could forge a new future together." - Lex Luthor
"I’ll never join you." - Clark Kent
"Everyman has a weakness Clark, no matter how superhuman he may be" - Lex Luthor
"I offer you a chance at greatness, and this is what you do with it." - Lex Luthor
"I want you to remember this day, Clark. I want you to remember that despite all your amazing powers, there was one man that beat you." - Lex Luthor
"Maybe this was always our destiny. How sad." - Lex Luthor
"A man can’t deny his true nature, can he, Lex? No. We’re Luthors." - Lionel Luthor
"Things don’t always end up the way you picture them, but sometimes they can end up even better if you give them a chance." - Martha Kent
"There are too many secrets. I kept wishing that we could wipe the slate clean, but we can’t. A chance like that… maybe it only comes around once in a lifetime." - Lana Lang
Lionel: "Genevieve – you know, I'm not accustomed to being summoned like a lap dog." Genevieve: "Don't be silly, Lionel – I'd never allow you on my lap."
"Well, my son hasn’t been listening to me. What do you want me to do, give him a good spanking?" - Lionel Luthor Lionel: "Watch your back, son." Lex: "I always do."
"Clark, your destiny lies far beyond those corn fields out there. And I'm not about to let you turn your back on that just because of us." - Jonathon Kent
"The Oedipal bond certainly has a habit of flourishing when it's . . . fed, doesn't it, Lex?" - Lionel Luthor
"Things change. No matter how much we don't want them to." - Clark Kent
Lois: "Clark, I know how devastated you must be, but if you could just keep your tears to a minimum, I'd appreciate it."
Clark: "I'll try."
"Can you hear me, Dad? Before you leave this Earth, I want you to know...you did create the son you always wanted." - Lex Luthor
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