"At the end the man of the world, the experienced man breaks down and explains that he is afraid, that there is fear in his life"
- Bono about The Little Things, 2017
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.