"I remember I wouldn't put my arm around Ali when we were walking. I'd think people were watching. They probably weren't. That sort of thing."
- Bono on what makes him cringe now, 2009
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.