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Christopher Columbus Quotes: Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.
         

Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.


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Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.
         



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Nothing that results in human progress is achieved with unanimous consent. Those that are enlightened before the others are condemned to pursue that light in spite of the others.

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

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



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

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



No one should fear to undertake any task in the name of our Saviour, if it is just and if the intention is purely for His holy service.

No one should fear to undertake any task in the name of our Saviour, if it is just and if the intention is purely for His holy service.



Gold is a treasure, and he who possesses it does all he wishes to in this world, and succeeds in helping souls into paradise.

Gold is a treasure, and he who possesses it does all he wishes to in this world, and succeeds in helping souls into paradise.



I should not proceed by land to the East, as is customary, but by a Westerly route, in which direction we have hitherto no certain evidence that any one has gone.

I should not proceed by land to the East, as is customary, but by a Westerly route, in which direction we have hitherto no certain evidence that any one has gone.





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