If I would have gone to the Spice Islands I probably wouldn't have died like this.
There's a dead end up ahead and to the right!
I will sail left then!
"... We only ate old biscuit... Stinking from the dirt the rads had made... We drank water that was yellow and stinking". (The Journal of Antonio Pigafetta)
"Magellan's main goal was to reach the Spice Islands. However, while crossing the Pacific, he stopped in the Philippines, where he decided that god had an additional purpose for him." (The Journal of Antonio Pigafetta)
"He ordered lookouts scrambling to the highest perch on the ships, where they could see waterways and obstacles that lay ahead. In addition, he regularly sent small scouting parties..." ( Over the Edge of the World by Laurence Bergreen)