"We were shaped & formed by MLK, a student of Gandhi. We come as students to the source of inspiration that is Ahimsa, non-violence. Indians gave us this. It is the greatest gift to the world."
- Bono before coming to India in 2019
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.