Quotation by Ralph Waldo Emerson

He is the mediator in that only sense in which possibly any being can mediate between God and man,—that is, an instructor of man. He teaches us how to become like God.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. Sermon given on September 9, 1832 at the Second Church, Boston, Massachusetts. "The Lord's Supper," Miscellanies, ed Joel Porte (1883, repr. 1903).
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