"The Edge: Be honest. Adam: Speak the truth. Larry: live it. Bono: Write as if you're dead."
- The band's advice for a writer
did you know
According to an interview from 1982 the song 'October' is about the Bolsheviek revolution in Russia in 1917, that brought Communism to power. This theme is mixed with a personal theme, possibly Bono's mothers death.