"I have experimented. No, I don't think that is something that everybody has to do, one, just to be alive, or two, to write great songs."
- Bono on finding intoxicants, including psychedelics, creatively useful, 1989
did you know
Bono stated that he wrote the song 'Kite' about and to his children; yet, after he completed it, he realized that it was a song of his dying father, whom he had a difficult relationship with, but in the end found his peace.