Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus

Spanish explorer, navigator and colonizer.
After having dispatched a meal, I went ashore, and found no habitation save a single house, and that without an occupant; we had no doubt that the people had fled in terror at our approach, as the house was completely furnished.More Christopher Columbus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Dynamic, rapidly expanding European monarchy seeks a can-do visionary to head up its South American divisions.Our ideal candidate will have at least five years' experience in New World colonization and be willing to accept shift work. Fluency in Spanish an asset.Some travel involvedMore Christopher Columbus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
"Of this voyage, I observe," says the Admiral, "that it has miraculously been shown, as may be understood by this writing, by the many signal miracles that He has shown on the voyage, and for me, who for so great a time was in the court of Your Highnesses with the opposition and against the opinion of so many high personages of your household, who were all against me, alleging this undertaking to be folly, which I hope in Our Lord will be to the greater glory of Christianity, which to some slight extent already has hapMore Christopher Columbus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The air soft as that of Seville in April, and so fragrant that it was delicious to breathe it.More Christopher Columbus quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Gold is a treasure, and he who possesses it does all he wishes to in this world, and succeeds in helping souls into paradise.More Christopher Columbus quotes [10/03/2011 03:10:32]

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