The literal translation of the phrase was “driven snow.” The true meaning of the phrase was closer to “The past is the past.” The Mandalorians believed that once you took up the arms and armor of the clan, your past was irrelevant.
—Drew Karpyshyn, The Old Republic: Revan
“Fighting a battle I can’t win isn’t brave,” Scourge shot back. “It’s stupid. — Drew Karpyshyn, The Old Republic: Revan