"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
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.