"I'm guessing an insecure childhood is probably quite a common thing among people who start a rock band."
- The Edge, 2006
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.