"When I Look At The World was written from the perspective of two characters, where the chorus is how the cynic is kind of in awe of this other character who has maintained optimism and face."
- The Edge, 2020
did you know
U2 had considered several other album titles for Achtung Baby, including Man (in contrast to the group's debut, Boy), 69, Zoo Station, and Adam, which would have been paired with the nude photo of Clayton. Other possible titles included Fear of Women, and Cruise Down Main Street.