"I’m not a religious person. I despise religion. However, I do believe in God very strongly. That inspires a lot of the lyrics that I write."
- Bono, 1981
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.