With land on the horizon and passion in their eyes and
What they think are islands are much more in their size and

from Lupe Fiasco (Ft. Jason Evigian) – Unforgivable Youth Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Christopher Columbus’s voyage when he accidentally discovered the Americas was actually a result of him trying to find a shorter route to the Indies islands by sailing west, so Europe could have an edge in the trade

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