I Ching Hexagram 40

40 - Amending

One makes progress by abandoning what limited them.

I Ching Hexagram 40



Line Comments

Line 1

I Ching Hexagram 40

One wants to free oneself, it is a good decision.


Line 2

I Ching Hexagram 40

One is asked to find the answers before it is too late.


Line 3

I Ching Hexagram 40

When one neglects, one gives to others.


Line 4

I Ching Hexagram 40

Doors will open if one deviates from an unnecessary convenience.


Line 5

I Ching Hexagram 40

Only a capable person can show the solution.


Line 6

I Ching Hexagram 40

Once prepared, one can solve problems in time.


Nuclear hexagram

787878 63 - Maximum

One can make a few improvements to not see the decline.


Complementary hexagram

787877 37 - Relatives

One nurtures their relationships by maintaining contact.


Mirror hexagram

887878 39 - Uncertainty

Solving a difficulty requires a patient study. If one fails, one will receive help after showing that one has done one's best.

Mutations

87878840 - Amending

One makes progress by abandoning what limited them.

67878840.1 (40 > 54) - Wanting to lose one's constraints

One wants to free oneself, it is a good decision.

89878840.2 (40 > 16) - Defending one's rights

One is asked to find the answers before it is too late.

69878840.1.2 (40 > 51) - Making patience one's weapon of choice

One waits until others take decisions before acting.

87678840.3 (40 > 32) - Forgiving slight mistakes

When one neglects, one gives to others.

67678840.1.3 (40 > 34) - Admitting that one should have been there

One knows the reasons of one's forfeiture.

89678840.2.3 (40 > 62) - Making a spectacle of oneself

One shimmies much more often than one's competitors because one wants to attract the attention of the judges.

69678840.1.2.3 (40 > 55) - Building one's reputation

One plans a stunt without anyone else being informed.

87898840.4 (40 > 7) - Getting rid of a friend who has become embarrassing

Doors will open if one deviates from an unnecessary convenience.

67898840.1.4 (40 > 19) - Ruling by terror

One exclaims in front of so much brutality.

89898840.2.4 (40 > 2) - Asking why

One needs to ask better questions before one can meet.

69898840.1.2.4 (40 > 24) - Setting the tone

One snaps fingers to signal a change of tempo.

87698840.3.4 (40 > 46) - Agreeing to comment on one's work

Others are disappointed because one did not want to explain.

67698840.1.3.4 (40 > 11) - Enjoying difficult tasks

One does one's duty while not being reluctant at all.

89698840.2.3.4 (40 > 15) - Stop quarreling

One can easily harmonize once a compromise has been found.

69698840.1.2.3.4 (40 > 36) - Sweeping the resistances

One turns against those who wanted to oppose the break-up.

87876840.5 (40 > 47) - Achieving one's goals

Only a capable person can show the solution.

67876840.1.5 (40 > 58) - Calling for a ceasefire

One separates the rebels and the official troops to have them respect a truce.

89876840.2.5 (40 > 45) - Cutting in the deep

One studies the feasibility of an amicable separation.

69876840.1.2.5 (40 > 17) - Giving all the details

One presents to one's friends a more exhaustive version of what really happened.

87676840.3.5 (40 > 28) - Making the dead speak

One can make others say what one wants when they are absent.

67676840.1.3.5 (40 > 43) - Contemplating one's mistake

One recognizes deep down inside that others have said the truth.

89676840.2.3.5 (40 > 31) - Faltering increasingly

One staggers when one's supports become brittle.

69676840.1.2.3.5 (40 > 49) - Demoralizing one's audience

One knows the solution but the others do not want to hear it.

87896840.4.5 (40 > 29) - Abandoning one' s support

One reflects on everything one has done to help those who have left without leaving an address.

67896840.1.4.5 (40 > 60) - Defending one's borders

When one is smart, one does not let disorder set in.

89896840.2.4.5 (40 > 8) - Dominating by speech

One can end up believing what the others say when they express themselves skillfully.

69896840.1.2.4.5 (40 > 3) - Plundering the planet's resources

One digs into nature reserves to feed those who are not yet free from the need for comfort.

87696840.3.4.5 (40 > 48) - Detaching oneself from old interests

One regains freedom after having been conquered.

67696840.1.3.4.5 (40 > 5) - Assuming one's responsibilities

One will be able to do what is necessary to avoid regretting having acquired rights.

89696840.2.3.4.5 (40 > 39) - Complying with the established rule

One refuses to satisfy unusual requests.

69696840.1.2.3.4.5 (40 > 63) - Behaving

One has respect for those who can take everything one has.

87878640.6 (40 > 64) - Unlocking the situation

Once prepared, one can solve problems in time.

67878640.1.6 (40 > 38) - Giving the best of oneself

The weakest don't come because others have given them a better welcome.

89878640.2.6 (40 > 35) - Keeping one's diary

One takes one's plans to always have them on hand.

69878640.1.2.6 (40 > 21) - Streamlining one's projects

One summarizes one's action in a few well-chosen terms.

87678640.3.6 (40 > 50) - Rehearsing tirelessly

One cultivates one's talent by doing daily exercises.

67678640.1.3.6 (40 > 14) - Avoiding the police

One emancipates oneself from those who want to control everything.

89678640.2.3.6 (40 > 56) - Still water runs deep

One is careful not to underestimate the potential of one's opponents.

69678640.1.2.3.6 (40 > 30) - Getting on with the job

One respects the will of one's superiors by not taking their decisions lightly.

87898640.4.6 (40 > 4) - Preparing for revenge

One prepares bitter gifts for those who did not surrender to the arguments submitted to them.

67898640.1.4.6 (40 > 41) - Keeping calm

One pleases one's relatives because one does not give in.

89898640.2.4.6 (40 > 23) - Distinguishing between good and evil

One receives more dishonest proposals than sincere offers.

69898640.1.2.4.6 (40 > 27) - Serving foreign interests

One embraces a cause that others have not wanted to support.

87698640.3.4.6 (40 > 18) - Being attacked unexpectedly

One begins by being assaulted and then the others realize their mistake.

67698640.1.3.4.6 (40 > 26) - Stepping down

One introduces one's true descendants to one's old customers.

89698640.2.3.4.6 (40 > 52) - Being encouraged to continue

One makes another attempt because the others want one to get there.

69698640.1.2.3.4.6 (40 > 22) - Ensuring compatibility

One applies loosely a regulation that has become obsolete.

87876640.5.6 (40 > 6) - Preventing others from fulfilling their dreams

One experiences difficulties to free oneself from remorse.

67876640.1.5.6 (40 > 10) - Not wanting to interfere

One keeps away from those who want to walk without being recognized.

89876640.2.5.6 (40 > 12) - Defending one's backyard

One prefers to help those with whom they agree.

69876640.1.2.5.6 (40 > 25) - Weaving a cocoon

One prepares real plasters to protect those at risk of injury.

87676640.3.5.6 (40 > 44) - Suspecting a lack of attention

One realizes that others are not going to do what they have been asked to do.

67676640.1.3.5.6 (40 > 1) - Lacking preparation

One has done the best they could but it is not enough.

89676640.2.3.5.6 (40 > 33) - Consolidating the wall

One is rebuilding to be able to face the next wave.

69676640.1.2.3.5.6 (40 > 13) - Abdicating

One tells one's friends when one can't do what they wanted.

87896640.4.5.6 (40 > 59) - Building subscriber loyalty

One is soothed at the sight of a majestic work.

67896640.1.4.5.6 (40 > 61) - Being relieved of a great weight

One is breathing a little better now that the others are gone.

89896640.2.4.5.6 (40 > 20) - Going with one's instincts

One must part with a sense of embarrassment.

69896640.1.2.4.5.6 (40 > 42) - Rooting out the evil

One is totally involved so that others would act quickly.

87696640.3.4.5.6 (40 > 57) - Taming with sweetness

One prepares more snacks for others to regain strength.

67696640.1.3.4.5.6 (40 > 9) - Just saying no

One can contradict others without having to demonstrate.

89696640.2.3.4.5.6 (40 > 53) - Being convinced of one's success

One should necessarily be selected since one has met all the criteria and the others have not been as skilled.

69696640.1.2.3.4.5.6 (40 > 37) - Requesting a transfer

One brings up ancient prayers from the past.