"I'm into horizontal relationships, not vertical ones. It's why I'm in a band. It's why I'm married. It's why I would not like to be called The Boss."
- Bono, 2015
did you know
The Picture of Dorian Grey mentioned in the song 'The Ocean' is a novel by Oscar Wilde, the Irish author who has been a huge influence on Bono's lyrics. In referring to it, Bono mocks his own vanity in thinking a rock star can change the world.