"My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them. We are unlike all the great rock 'n roll bands in that their records generally get worse, whereas our records are getting better."
- Bono, 1989
did you know
The song 'Scarlet' was inspired by a thought in Bono's mind: "does God need salesmen?". The band was also in a minimalist mood that day.