Quotation by Ralph Waldo Emerson

She gave high counsels. It was the privilege of certain boys to have this immeasurably high standard indicated to their childhood; a blessing which nothing else in education could supply.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. "Mary Moody Emerson," Lectures and Biographical Sketches (1883, repr. 1904).
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