25 Inspirational Quotes From Christopher Columbus

25 Inspirational Quotes From Christopher Columbus

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Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer, colonist and navigator who completed four voyages across the Atlantic Ocean under the auspices of the Catholic Monarchs of Spain. He is a great inspiration to many people around the world.

Below are Inspirational quotes from Christopher Columbus:

1.“Goals are simply tools to focus your energy in positive directions, these can be changed as your priorities change, new one added, and others dropped.” Christopher Columbus

2.“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.” Christopher Columbus

3.“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.” Christopher Columbus

4.“Riches don’t make a man rich, they only make him busier.” Christopher Columbus

5.“He who has gold makes and accomplishes whatever he wishes in the world and finally uses it to send souls to paradise.” Christopher Columbus

6.“These people are very unskilled in arms… with 50 men they could all be subjected and made to do all that one wished.” Christopher Columbus

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

8.“It is easy to discover what another has discovered before.” Christopher Columbus

9.“You can never cross the ocean unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.” Christopher Columbus

10.“The sea will grant each man new hope, and sleep will bring dreams of home.” Christopher Columbus

11.“For the execution of the voyage to the Indies, I did not make use of intelligence, mathematics or maps.” Christopher Columbus

12.“One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.” Christopher Columbus

13.“A hundred castellanies are as easily obtained for a woman as for a farm, and it is very general and there are plenty of dealers who go about looking for girls; those from nine to ten (years old) are now in demand.” Christopher Columbus

14.“It is hoped that by God’s assistance, some of the continents in the Ocean will be discovered … for the Glory of God.” Christopher Columbus

15.“Thus the eternal God, our Lord, gives victory to those who follow His way over apparent impossibilities.” Christopher Columbus

16.“Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.” Christopher Columbus

17.“Life has more imagination than we carry in our dreams.” Christopher Columbus

18.“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.” Christopher Columbus

19. “By prevailing over all obstacles and distractions, one may unfailingly arrive at his chosen goal or destination.” Christopher Columbus

20.“I am a most noteworthy sinner, but I have cried out to the Lord for grace and mercy, and they have covered me completely. I have found the sweetest consolation since I made it my whole purpose to enjoy His marvelous Presence.” Christopher Columbus

21.“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.” Christopher Columbus

22.“The crew of the caravel “Nina” also saw signs of land, and a small branch covered with berries. Everyone breathed afresh and rejoiced at these signs.” Christopher Columbus

23.“By prevailing over all obstacles and distractions, one may unfailingly arrive at his chosen goal or destination.” Christopher Columbus

24.“Here the people could stand it no longer and complained of the long voyage but the Admiral cheered them as best he could, holding out good hope of the advantages they would have. He added that it was useless to complain, he had come to go to the Indies, and so had to continue it until he found them, with the help of Our Lord.” Christopher Columbus

25.When there are such lands there should be profitable things without number.” Christopher Columbus

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