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Hexagram 15: Humility

Statement: Humility imbues. The noble one gets completion.


Top trigram: Earth


Bottom trigram: Mountain


Hexagram Number: 15

Hexagram Name: Humility

Line 1 comment: So humble is the noble one who crosses the great river. Fortune.

Line 2 comment: Singing humility: pure fortune.

Line 3 comment: Toiling humility: the noble one gets completion Fortune.

Line 4 comment: Nothing but gain: modest and humble.

Line 5 comment: Not enriched by his neighbors. Gain by invading and smiting. Nothing but gain.

Line 6 comment: Singing humility. Gain by moving armies. Conquer city and state.

The image Mountains in the middle of the earth: humility. The wise person takes from the ample to add to the meager, weighing and balancing fairly.

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