Courage Rest not. Life is sweeping by; go and dare before you die. Something mighty and sublime, leave behind to conquer time. Rest not. Life is sweeping by; go and dare before you die. Something mighty and sublime, leave behind to conquer time.YOU MAY ALSO LIKE »Wealth lost is something lost, honor lost is something lost: Courage lost all is lost.Courage and modesty are the most unequivocal of virtues, for they are of a kind that hypocrisy cannot imitate; they too have this quality in common, that they are expressed by the same color.This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those alone who conquer them each day anew.Let everyone sweep in front of his own door, and the whole world will be clean.Yes! To this thought I hold with firm persistence; The last result of wisdom stamps it true; He only earns his freedom and existence Who daily conquers them anew.Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start a winning game.