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  • They who know of no purer sources of truth, who have traced up its stream no higher, stand, and wisely stand, by the Bible and the Constitution, and drink at it there with reverence and humility; but they who behold where it comes trickling into this lake or that pool, gird up their loins once more, and continue their pilgrimage toward its fountain-head.
  • Preserve his army, put a bow of brass in the hands of those who have armed themselves in Thy Name, and gird their loins with strength for the fight.
  • Well batten down the hatches and gird the loins, here 's more of the same.
  • Gird the structure with three belts made with remaining sticks, and tie the intersections tightly with rags.
  • Gird yourselves with sackcloth and haircloth, and wail for your children, and lament for them; for your destruction is at hand.

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