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An old man came on board my boat; the others, both men and women cried with loud voices: "Come and see the men who have come from the sky. Bring them victuals and drink."


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It is easy to discover what another has discovered before.

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Riches don't make a man rich, they only make him busier.



These people are very unskilled in arms... with 50 men they could all be subjected and made to do all that one wished.

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For the execution of the voyage to the Indies, I did not make use of intelligence, mathematics or maps.

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