I Ching Hexagram 20 Line 1

20.1 Regretting too crafty speeches

I Ching Hexagram 20 - Line 1

Those who know can understand.

Derivated hexagram

42 - Progressing

Looking for what can be improved.

42 - Progressing
1 - One is encouraged to progress without help.

Multiple transformations

68887720.1 (20 > 42) - Regretting too crafty speeches

Those who know can understand.

66887720.1.2 (20 > 61) - Coming up smelling of roses

One shines so that others believe in their good luck.

68687720.1.3 (20 > 37) - Refining one's calculations

One revises one's forecasts based on the results obtained.

66687720.1.2.3 (20 > 9) - Meeting

One introduces oneself to those one doesn't know.

68867720.1.4 (20 > 25) - Simplifying the equation

One changes an aspect of the problem so that others can find a solution more easily.

66867720.1.2.4 (20 > 10) - Recharging one's batteries

One warns one's friends that one will need to isolate oneself for a while.

68667720.1.3.4 (20 > 13) - Studying the situation

One looks at what the others have done to know what is left to be done.

66667720.1.2.3.4 (20 > 1) - Recognizing the benefits

One rejoices that they have not created any difficulty.

68889720.1.5 (20 > 27) - Mastering one's topic

One claims to be able to explain why and how.

66889720.1.2.5 (20 > 41) - View

One takes back what one left to others to examine.

68689720.1.3.5 (20 > 22) - Negotiating with the opposition

One thinks they understand others when it would be in one's interest to ask them what they really want.

66689720.1.2.3.5 (20 > 26) - Measuring an area

One surveys the land to find its extent.

68869720.1.4.5 (20 > 21) - Renewing the reserves

One sends one's relatives shopping so as not to suffer from shortages.

66869720.1.2.4.5 (20 > 38) - Showing  humility

One burns their wings trying to fly too high.

68669720.1.3.4.5 (20 > 30) - Reading the headlines

One focuses on the most convincing elements.

66669720.1.2.3.4.5 (20 > 14) - View

One recognizes those who deliver because they do not appear regularly.

68887920.1.6 (20 > 3) - Having only one goal

One sees the lack of interest that others show for different choices.

66887920.1.2.6 (20 > 60) - Searching for replacements

One notes with sadness that the others have stopped their activity.

68687920.1.3.6 (20 > 63) - Hiding one's sins

One claims one's innocence so that one doesn't have to say what one really did.

66687920.1.2.3.6 (20 > 5) - Maintaining the connection

One calls others to be kept in sight.

68867920.1.4.6 (20 > 17) - Encouraging research

One is in a hurry to find, so one asks the others to make haste.

66867920.1.2.4.6 (20 > 58) - Explaining an exceptional offer

One puts into context the tempting proposal that others have made.

68667920.1.3.4.6 (20 > 49) - Wanting to get rid of the administrative burden

One is returning to less boring methods.

66667920.1.2.3.4.6 (20 > 43) - Wanting to be a role model

One builds one's life by being careful to be an example to everyone.

68889920.1.5.6 (20 > 24) - Getting into condition

One applies one's program gradually so that others get used to it.

66889920.1.2.5.6 (20 > 19) - Feeling out of place

One is dealing with concepts other than those one usually handles.

68689920.1.3.5.6 (20 > 36) - Meeting the schedule

Following these events, one can stay at home for a while to take a well-deserved rest.

66689920.1.2.3.5.6 (20 > 11) - Selling dreams

One excels at presenting one's ideas in unexpected ways.

68869920.1.4.5.6 (20 > 51) - Receiving anonymous phone calls

One receives an urgent call from an unknown correspondent.

66869920.1.2.4.5.6 (20 > 54) - Plagiarizing

One steals an idea that another has put forward.

68669920.1.3.4.5.6 (20 > 55) - View

One shamelessly incriminates those who have agreed to support their children.

66669920.1.2.3.4.5.6 (20 > 34) - View

One preaches for a parish that no longer has moral authority.