"He is a big mouth, and I find him a bit of a pain in the arse at times. But I can't help it, I am him!"
- Bono, 1993, describing himself
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.