"I do not think the songs are very potent, I never thought of Zooropa as anything more than an interlude... but a great one, as interludes go. By far our most interesting."
- The Edge on Zooropa
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.