An' a thief out gold and thief out the scrolls and even the buried bones

from Nas (Ft. Damian Marley) – Patience (Sabali) Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Out of greed, tomb raiders like Indiana Jones stole from the dead.

Indiana Jones could be representing the western society, which stole antcient artifacts such as golden statues, golden masks, valubale scrolls and even mummies (buried bones), to display them at western museums such as the British Museum.

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