For Philip there
could be no end or quittance of hostilities with Athens unless he should make the Thebans and Thessalians her
enemies. Now, aIthough your commanders were conducting the war against him
without ability and without success, he was vastly distressed both by the
campaign and by the privateers; for he could neither export the products of his
own country, nor import what he needed for himself.
Demosthenes. Demosthenes with an English translation by C. A. Vince, M. A. and J. H. Vince, M.A. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1926.
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