Who was Christopher Columbus?
“Riches don’t make a man rich, they only make him busier.” – Columbus
“For this purpose I determined to keep an account of the voyage, and to write down punctually every thing we performed or saw from day to day, as will hereafter appear.” – Columbus
“Sailed this day nineteen leagues, and determined to count less than the true number, that the crew might not be dismayed if the voyage should prove long.” – Columbus
“By prevailing over all obstacles and distractions, one may unfailingly arrive at his chosen goal or destination.” – Columbus
“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.” – Columbus
“Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had merely been detected.” – Oscar Wilde