"With 'Every Breaking Wave' on Songs Of Innocence, we hit our top five songs. And 'Ordinary Love' – I am trying to think of from the last album — and 'Love is Bigger Than Anything in Its Way' certainly have the reaction of 'Pride (In The Name of Love)' years and years later."
- Bono, 2019
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Much of the Boy album's lyrics focus on thoughts and frustrations of adolescence. Some songs, including "I Will Follow", focus on the death of Bono's mother when he was 13.