James Cook - Quotes

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Ambition leads me not only farther than any other man has been before me, but as far as I think it possible for man to go. ---->>>

Gifted women musicians and composers rarely received their due. ---->>>

Do just once what others say you can't do, and you will never pay attention to their limitations again. ---->>>


Nationality: British
Born: October 27, 1728
Birthplace: Marton, Yorkshire, Great Britain (now Middlesbrough, United Kingdom)
Die: February 14, 1779
Occupation: Explorer

Captain James Cook FRS (7 November 1728 – 14 February 1779) was a British explorer, navigator, cartographer, and captain in the Royal Navy. Cook made detailed maps of Newfoundland prior to making three voyages to the Pacific Ocean, during which he achieved the first recorded European contact with the eastern coastline of Australia and the Hawaiian Islands, and the first recorded circumnavigation of New Zealand (wikipedia)