"What I think people don't understand about the music business is that people do not buy stereos to play their records; people buy records to play their stereos."
- Bono, 1990
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.