"When we were a garageband from a garageland someone said we we're never able to make it out of the room. I love it here!"
- Bono, the Netherlands, 1982
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.