"No one is better informed than Lester Brown of the multi-faceted crisis facing our planet. And no one has spelt out so clearly how our civilisation could be saved from falling 'over the edge' while there is—hopefully—still just time." —John Rowley, founder/editor www.peopleandplanet.net on World on the Edge: How to Prevent Environmental and Economic Collapse
"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.