"I usually think we go into the studio to find music, I felt this time it found us."
- Bono after recording Moment of Surrender, which was recorded in one take
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.