“Love means to commit oneself without guarantee, to give oneself completely in the hope that our love will produce love in the loved person. Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.”—Erich Fromm
Lex said in Season 1, “I don’t wanna do good things…I wanna do great things.” In the series finale he said “We will both be great men, because of each other. we have a destiny together, Clark. Only on different sides” Lex tried his whole life to do great things, but never understood how to make those things good.