Let it not be esteemed lawful to remove boundaries, neither our
own, nor of those with whom we are at peace. Have a care you do not take
those landmarks away which are, as it were, a divine and unshaken limitation
of rights made by God himself, to last for ever; since this going beyond
limits, and gaining ground upon others, is the occasion of wars and seditions;
for those that remove boundaries are not far off an attempt to subvert
Flavius Josephus. The Works of Flavius Josephus. Translated by. William Whiston, A.M. Auburn and Buffalo. John E. Beardsley. 1895.
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