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OTHER WORDS FROM ThoreauTho·reau·vi·an [thuh-roh-vee-uhn], /θəˈroʊ vi ən/, adjective
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It means Paine, Thoreau, Emerson, Chesterton, Mencken, Orwell.
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
Your book incorporates a number of literary quotes, as well as references to artists and thinkers like Van Gogh and Thoreau.Is Light Pollution the Easiest Environmental Problem to Fix?|Mindy Farabee|July 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And of course, Thoreau wrote “Civil Disobedience” because of his disgust with the scourge of slavery in the United States.
Mr. Thoreau wanted to drive life into a corner, to live deep and suck out all the marrow.David McCullough at Wellesley Commencement: ‘You Are Not Special’ (Video)|The Daily Beast|June 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Back at the door of the cabin Thoreau stood with one of his big arms encircling Marie's slim shoulders.The Courage of Marge O'Doone|James Oliver Curwood
It was close to the slope where Thoreau now lies, and not far away is the grassy resting-place of Emerson.
He had more humor than Burroughs, more even than Thoreau, a sly Scotch drollery that was never boisterous, never cynical.
The difference between it and a passage from Thoreau is the difference between a reverie in the study and a battle in the woods.
The townfolk looked upon Thoreau and Alcott with suspicious eyes.