"U2 were in that position where we were really big and no matter what we did, it was wrong."
- Larry, on PopMart, 2000
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.