"It was like a street gang. Humor was the weapon we chose to defend ourselves. Myself and Guggi, we gave each other the names. He gave me the name Bono, I've been known as Bono since I was 14, 15 years old. Guggi had no idea that Bono Vox means good voice or strong voice whatever."
- Bono on his youth friends, 2022
did you know
On the third leg of the Elevation Tour (Philadelphia 11/2/01) Bono said the song 'Please' is about people shrinking God down to their level.