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OTHER WORDS FROM EmersonEm·er·so·ni·an [em-er-soh-nee-uhn], /ˌɛm ərˈsoʊ ni ən/, adjectivepro-Em·er·so·ni·an, adjective, noun
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McDonald channeled us into Holiday's last year of life, in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill.Billie Holiday, Barack Obama, and the Pain of Black Women|Joshua DuBois|June 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Audra McDonald's amazing performance as Billie Holliday in 'Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill' must win her a Tony.Audra for the Win: Why Audra McDonald Must Win Tony for Best Actress|Daniel Gross|June 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It means Paine, Thoreau, Emerson, Chesterton, Mencken, Orwell.
He has not, like a modern Emerson, surrendered himself to nature, but he has, at last, found his instincts worth trusting.Saul Bellow’s Masterpiece ‘Herzog’ Turns 50 In Great Form|Nicolaus Mills|April 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I still am in the stream of thought that started in this country with Emerson and Thoreau and Whitman.Interview: T Bone Burnett, the Coen Brothers’ Music Guru|Andrew Romano|December 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Emerson is the last man we should expect to be guilty of misinterpreting Nature, yet he does so at times.The Last Harvest|John Burroughs
As Emerson said of Napoleon, they would shorten a straight line to get at a point.
Emerson looked at life in order to penetrate it; Hawthorne, in order to comprehend it, and assimilate it to his own nature.The Life and Genius of Nathaniel Hawthorne|Frank Preston Stearns
Was not Emerson, so far as purity of life is concerned, the equal of any true believer?The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 6 (of 12)|Robert G. Ingersoll
To her delight she saw that the driver was Grandfather Emerson.Ethel Morton at Rose House|Mabell S. C. Smith