"All the problems we face can be dealt with using existing technologies. And almost everything we need to do to move the world economy back onto an environmentally sustainable path has already been done in one or more countries." –Lester R. Brown, Plan B 3.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization
"We only have months, not years, to save civilisation from climate change," commentary on the U.N. Climate Change Conference by Lester Brown in the Guardian, November 3, 2009.