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Quotation by Erik H. Erikson
The infant's first social achievement, then, is his willingness to let the mother out of sight without undue anxiety or rage, because she has become an inner certainty as well as an outer predictability.
Erik H. Erikson (1904–1994), U.S. psychoanalyst. Childhood and Society, ch. 7 (1950).
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