Lex Luthor: "Books are knowledge, and knowledge is power, and I'm... No. Uh, um... No. What am I? I... What was I saying? No. The bittersweet pain among men is having knowledge with no power, because... Because that is paradoxical! And um... Thank you for coming."
Lex Luthor: "Do you know the oldest lie in America, Senator? It's that power can be innocent."
Lois Lane: "You're psychotic."
Lex Luthor: "That is a three-syllable word for any thought too big for little minds."
Lex Luthor: "See, what we call God depends upon our tribe, Clark-Joe. Because God is tribal. God takes sides. No man in the sky intervened when I was a boy to deliver me from Daddy's fist and abomination. I figured out way back, if God is all-powerfull, he cannot be all-good. And if he is all-good, then he cannot be all-powerful."
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)