"Because they're not statistics, they were people."
- Bono explains why U2 displayed the names of 9/11 victims during the Elevation Tour
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.