"It became a very recognizable cover despite, or possibly because, the band were such tiny figures. Real people in front of an empty futuristic background."
- Anton Corbijn on the cover for All That You Can't Leave Behind
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.