Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus

Spanish explorer, navigator and colonizer.
I ordered each man to be presented with something, as strings of ten or a dozen glass beads apiece, and thongs of leather, all which they estimated highly; those which came on board I directed should be fed with molasses.More Christopher Columbus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I found that part of it towards San Salvador extending from north to south five leagues, and the other side which we coasted along, ran from east to west more than ten leagues.More Christopher Columbus quotes [10/03/2011 03:10:54]
I am a most noteworthy sinner, but I have cried out to the Lord for grace and mercy, and they have covered me completely. I have found the sweetest consolation since I made it my whole purpose to enjoy His marvellous Presence.More Christopher Columbus quotes [10/03/2011 03:10:40]
Riches don't make a man rich, they only make him busier.More Christopher Columbus quotes [10/03/2011 03:10:30]
But in truth, should I meet with gold or spices in great quantity, I shall remain till I collect as much as possible, and for this purpose I am proceeding solely in quest of them.More Christopher Columbus quotes [10/03/2011 03:10:50]

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