"Rehearsing is boring. I'm bored with the sound of my own voice. And that shouldn't be! Something must be wrong with a singer who feels like that."
- Bono on practicing songs for live events
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.