"What I find is that people now rather than blaming political systems have to start looking at themselves. And that's why I try to write very personal songs. I think that's the clue for the future: it's not so much about systems but about how people survive in those systems and have some impact in. It's the most crucial time ever."
- Bono, 1997
did you know
The song 'One Tree Hill' is named after the highest volcanic hill in Auckland and was dedicated to Greg Carroll, who had become Bono's personal assistant. Greg Carroll was killed in a motorcycle accident in 1986.