"My ideas about love are probably very unromantic. I see love as a decision not made in the heat of the moment. I see it as an enduring thing that doesn't depend on feelings to verify it."
- Bono while discussing Every Breaking Wave
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.