"Obviously success gives you freedom, but it takes away from you at the same time. You’ve just got to be careful that you make use of that freedom to take care of the lack of freedom in other areas."
- The Edge, 1986
did you know
Get On Your Boots is about Bono taking his family on vacation to France and witnessing warplanes flying overhead at the start of the Iraq War. The chant "let me in the sound" was developed late in the recording sessions and became a theme throughout parts of the album.