"My job in the band is to play drums, to get up on stage and hold the band together. That's what I do. At the end of the day that's all that's important. Everything else is irrelevant."
- Larry Mullen jr, 1990
Bono received an Honorary Knighthood from the Queen of England (March 2007) and a France's Legion D'Honneur, presented by President Jacques Chirac (2003) for his humanitarian work.