'Business!' cried the Ghost, wringing its hands again. 'Mankind was my business. The common welfare was my business; charity, mercy, forbearance, and benevolence, were, all, my business. The dealings of my trade were but a drop of water in the comprehensive ocean of my business!'
- Charles Dickens
In 1999, it was a conversation online about the Ignorance and Want allegory from 'A Christmas Carol' which marked the beginning of my educttion in social innovation.