"It was surprisingly easy to stop but it was difficult to stay stopped. I ended up smoking a lot of marijuana, which is not exactly a solution. It stops you getting drunk but it stops you doing just about anything else."
- Adam on the early days of his life as a non-drinker
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.