"The use of paper, perhaps more than any other single product, reflects the throwaway mentality that evolved during the last century. There is an enormous possibility for reducing paper use simply by replacing facial tissues, paper napkins, disposable diapers, and paper shopping bags with reusable cloth alternatives." –Lester R. Brown, Plan B 4.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization.
CNN, "This Week in Politics" with Tom Foreman. Transcript of interview. Note, this transcript is for the entire program. Lester Brown's interview on Soaring Food Prices is about two-thirds of the way down.