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On February 18, 2020 at 7:47 PM 

ik zou met je willen praten maar weet niet wat ik moet vragen. Ik zou advies willen. Wat kan ik doen om nuttig te zijn en niet tot last? En hoe kan ik en mijn omgeving van het leven genieten?

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43 Decisiveness

The Statement of the first hexagram

Decisiveness. Proclaim in the royal court.

Trust in the commands. Be stern.

There will be severity.

Announce to your own city.

There is no gain in going to war.

Gain by having a place to go.

The changing lines

The first line:
Strong in the feet:

Going forward, there will be no triumph

due to mistakes.
The third line:
Strong in the cheekbones: misfortune.

The noble one is resolute, but walks alone-

soaked by rain, angry,

with no one to blame.
The fourth line:
Buttocks without skin: one walks uneasily.

Follow like a sheep and regrets vanish.

Instead, words are heard but not believed.
The sixth line:
No signals:

the end will be misfortune.

59 Spreading

The Statement of the second hexagram


The king draws near to the temple.

Advance across the great river.

Gainful purity.

The Image of the first hexagram

Lake rising to heaven:
decisiveness. The noble one
bestows wealth
to those below
and shuns dwelling
on his own virtues.

The Image of the second hexagram

Wind moving above water:
The ancient kings made
sacrificial offerings to God
and established temples.