"I don't think I was destined for any kind of greatness in my life before U2. The best decision I ever made was to be part of U2 and I guess I haven't needed to make another serious decision since then. I am eternally grateful that this band came along when it did. It hasn't all been easy but then I probably made things harder for myself."
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.