Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus

Spanish explorer, navigator and colonizer.
For the execution of the voyage to the Indies, I did not make use of intelligence, mathematics or maps.More Christopher Columbus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I should be judged as a captain who went from Spain to the Indies to conquer a people numerous and warlike, whose manners and religion are very different from ours, who live in sierras and mountains, without fixed settlements, and where by divine will I have placed under the sovereignty of the King and Queen our Lords, an Other World, whereby Spain, which was reckoned poor, is become the richest of countries. Columbus is coming from the Indies as a prisoner to Cadiz.More Christopher Columbus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For the execution of the voyage to the Indies, I did not make use of intelligence, mathematics or maps.More Christopher Columbus quotes [10/03/2011 03:10:17]
Their houses are all built in the shape of tents, with very high chimneys.More Christopher Columbus quotes [10/03/2011 03:10:01]
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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