I Ching Hexagram 22

22 - Taking the time

One doesn't let oneself be dazzled by tempting offers.

I Ching Hexagram 22



Line Comments

Line 1

I Ching Hexagram 22

One is trusted to succeed without help.


Line 2

I Ching Hexagram 22

One goes with their entourage, which may be useful.


Line 3

I Ching Hexagram 22

One does not want to finish too fast.


Line 4

I Ching Hexagram 22

One hurries when others are waiting for help.


Line 5

I Ching Hexagram 22

One wants to rise, and is accepted despite their ineptitude.


Line 6

I Ching Hexagram 22

One hides their difficulties to help the weakest and let the most able manage on their own.


Nuclear hexagram

878788 40 - Amending

One makes progress by abandoning what limited them.


Complementary hexagram

878778 47 - The embarrassment

Circumstances or appearances play a negative role. Justifying oneself is useless, one will be understood later.


Mirror hexagram

788787 21 - Judging

One would like to meet but must respect the choice of others.

Mutations

78788722 - Taking the time

One doesn't let oneself be dazzled by tempting offers.

98788722.1 (22 > 52) - Getting dropped

One is trusted to succeed without help.

76788722.2 (22 > 26) - Being accompanied

One goes with their entourage, which may be useful.

96788722.1.2 (22 > 18) - Making repairs

One tries to see how the situation can be rectified.

78988722.3 (22 > 27) - Making the pleasure last

One does not want to finish too fast.

98988722.1.3 (22 > 23) - Craving lightness

One wants to get rid of a cumbersome problem.

76988722.2.3 (22 > 41) - Developing a dislike for those who stick.

One slams the door on those whose job it is to come and annoy others.

96988722.1.2.3 (22 > 4) - Arousing unpredictable results

One spends a little more time making unintended efforts.

78768722.4 (22 > 30) - Caring for the close ones

One hurries when others are waiting for help.

98768722.1.4 (22 > 56) - Making the first move

One warns others that one has already prepared everything that was needed.

76768722.2.4 (22 > 14) - Sending reinforcements

One accompanies one's relatives to prevent them being deprived of support.

96768722.1.2.4 (22 > 50) - Asserting oneself

One enforces one's rights to prevent others from appropriating what does not belong to them.

78968722.3.4 (22 > 21) - Showing a preview

One presents one's works to those who are able to appreciate them.

98968722.1.3.4 (22 > 35) - Wiping the slate clean

One cancels a debt that others cannot pay.

76968722.2.3.4 (22 > 38) - Putting on airs

One is reluctant to do what others ask for because one finds it preferable to give them explanations.

96968722.1.2.3.4 (22 > 64) - Indulging in indiscipline

One appreciates being left out rather than being forced to do what others say.

78786722.5 (22 > 37) - Asking for clemency

One wants to rise, and is accepted despite their ineptitude.

98786722.1.5 (22 > 53) - Learning one's trade before being accepted

One is more likely to succeed without help than with the support of assistants who do not know what it is all about.

76786722.2.5 (22 > 9) - Being superficial

One is monopolized with unimportant concerns.

96786722.1.2.5 (22 > 57) - Speaking knowingly

One is careful not to miss the point when answering.

78986722.3.5 (22 > 42) - Wasting time

One did not check before leaving so they have to return.

98986722.1.3.5 (22 > 20) - Jumping at the opportunity

One exploits a flaw to successfully put others in their place.

76986722.2.3.5 (22 > 61) - Looking for details

One squints one's eyes to improve one's vision.

96986722.1.2.3.5 (22 > 59) - Taking the time

One leaves after returning the situation to their advantage.

78766722.4.5 (22 > 13) - Taking the temperature

One listens to others to get an opinion of their feelings.

98766722.1.4.5 (22 > 33) - Taking a side road

One has declined to trust the most capable.

76766722.2.4.5 (22 > 1) - Making a strong comeback

One will see others more than before.

96766722.1.2.4.5 (22 > 44) - Showing one's sins

One corrects one's most persistent defects by allowing others to face them.

78966722.3.4.5 (22 > 25) - Dunning

One receives several times the same demand.

98966722.1.3.4.5 (22 > 12) - Claiming

One must fight to have their rights recognized.

76966722.2.3.4.5 (22 > 10) - Studying the situation

One takes time to understand what there is to be done?

96966722.1.2.3.4.5 (22 > 6) - Being ostracized because of one's temperament

One will have a lot of time ahead to put an end to their anger.

78788922.6 (22 > 36) - Making it simple

One hides their difficulties to help the weakest and let the most able manage on their own.

98788922.1.6 (22 > 15) - Finishing one's shift

One gives way to others to be able to feed themself.

76788922.2.6 (22 > 11) - Tweaking

One attaches more importance to the details.

96788922.1.2.6 (22 > 46) - Calming the fears of one's entourage

One clarifies one's intentions so that others have no doubts.

78988922.3.6 (22 > 24) - Living a common experience

One gathers the most capable people to do what one planned.

98988922.1.3.6 (22 > 2) - Losing contact

One pays less attention to what the others are doing.

76988922.2.3.6 (22 > 19) - Breaking away from old habits

One is clinging to patterns that no longer have a purpose.

96988922.1.2.3.6 (22 > 7) - Making an immediate decision

One will be invited not to dither any further.

78768922.4.6 (22 > 55) - Notifying when it is ready

One kindly asks their guests to sit down at the table.

98768922.1.4.6 (22 > 62) - Howling

One hears a muffled clamor that can frighten the most sensitive.

76768922.2.4.6 (22 > 34) - Backing off

One progresses backwards so as not to prevent others from seeing what is ahead.

96768922.1.2.4.6 (22 > 32) - Raising funds

One collects donations to help people in need.

78968922.3.4.6 (22 > 51) - Not believing in fairy tales

One understands others when they say that they only trust what they see.

98968922.1.3.4.6 (22 > 16) - Engaging in hostilities

One prefers to see the bad days coming rather than to suffer them unexpectedly.

76968922.2.3.4.6 (22 > 54) - Avoiding embarrassment

One circumvents the problem easily by leaving it in the hands of those who have raised it.

96968922.1.2.3.4.6 (22 > 40) - Living in self-sufficiency

One is satisfied with oneself, so one doesn't ask others for anything.

78786922.5.6 (22 > 63) - Making fixes

One shows others that their skills need to be extended.

98786922.1.5.6 (22 > 39) - Having luxurious tastes

One compares one's own needs with those of higher placed people.

76786922.2.5.6 (22 > 5) - Listening to those who know

One can make progress if one takes the time to wait until the end of the explanations.

96786922.1.2.5.6 (22 > 48) - Denouncing afterwards

One accuses one's former companions of misdeeds that they never wanted to admit.

78986922.3.5.6 (22 > 3) - Lacking of confidence

One places their hopes in the esteem that others have granted them.

98986922.1.3.5.6 (22 > 8) - Settling in

One will be able to do what they came for if they accept the help of those who are on the field since a long time.

76986922.2.3.5.6 (22 > 60) - Putting thought before action

One favors those who think before acting.

96986922.1.2.3.5.6 (22 > 29) - Taking the time

One testifies to throw the book at those who have taken too many liberties with the rules.

78766922.4.5.6 (22 > 49) - Making personable

One makes a clean place to welcome one's guests.

98766922.1.4.5.6 (22 > 31) - Refine one's searches

One cross-references the information available to obtain a particularly detailed view.

76766922.2.4.5.6 (22 > 43) - Tempering one's judgment

One qualifies one's statement with less harsh words.

96766922.1.2.4.5.6 (22 > 28) - Taking the time

One regulates demands by setting a cap.

78966922.3.4.5.6 (22 > 17) - Taking the time

One postpones the meeting to focus on urgent work.

98966922.1.3.4.5.6 (22 > 45) - Returning to the fold

After coming back from a long journey, one tries to find one's old friends.

76966922.2.3.4.5.6 (22 > 58) - Struggling to overcome obstacles

One does more than others to avoid failure.

96966922.1.2.3.4.5.6 (22 > 47) - Rumbling like thunder

One scares others to stop any desire to make noise.