|1. Brave is he, who possessing strength displays it not,
and lives in humble ways.
GURU I, MAJH RAG
|2. He is brave,
Who fights for the down-trodden.
|3. Only the brave person dies a worthy death,
For he is accepted by the Lord after his death.
GURU I, VADHANS RAG
|4. He is brave in this world,
Who is coloured with the dye of His Nam.
GURU V, JAITSARI RAG
| 5. Nanak, he is the bravest of the brave,
Who hath overcome his inner ego.
GURU III, SHALOKAS