When I saw this quote, I was reminded of the starfish story about the man tossing starfish back into the ocean. When asked by a passer-by what difference it would make considering the hundreds that had washed up onshore, he responded, "it made a difference to that one" as he tossed it back. What kind of difference are you making through your business?
We spend so much time trying to reach people further away when we have broken people all around of us and we pass up opportunities because we're so focused on fixing the whole world. Let's focus on those around us first.