I Ching Hexagram 8

8 - Selecting recruits

Sharing a common vision. Hesitations can lead to regrets.

I Ching Hexagram 8



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Line 1

I Ching Hexagram 8

One is tired of the delays caused by checks, so one modestly asks the other to come back to finish what they have started, when they are done showing their results to others.


Line 2

I Ching Hexagram 8

One commits oneself to help one's friends repairing their damage before others notice.


Line 3

I Ching Hexagram 8

There are people whose reputation has been put to the test among those one knows.


Line 4

I Ching Hexagram 8

When one has established a relationship of trust, it is in their interest to make it grow.


Line 5

I Ching Hexagram 8

Show what selection is: only take those who want to come, others can leave.


Line 6

I Ching Hexagram 8

If one misses the beginning, the end will be shaky.


The hexagram 8 on the forum:

Daily reading: 8.5 (TTC 2: Long and short reveal each other)

Nuclear hexagram

888887 23 - Erosion

A decline that can be contained by drawing on one's reserves.


Complementary hexagram

777787 14 - Meeting the demands

One ensures that the needs are being satisfied if the resources are available.


Mirror hexagram

878888 7 - The will to power

To solve their problems, one will need discipline and continuity.

Mutations

8888788 - Selecting recruits

Sharing a common vision. Hesitations can lead to regrets.

6888788.1 (8 > 3) - Coming from the other side

One is tired of the delays caused by checks, so one modestly asks the other to come back to finish what they have started, when they are done showing their results to others.

8688788.2 (8 > 29) - Make one's attachment credible

One commits oneself to help one's friends repairing their damage before others notice.

6688788.1.2 (8 > 60) - Standing for intervention

One is there to help those in need.

8868788.3 (8 > 39) - Questioning the integrity of one's opponents

There are people whose reputation has been put to the test among those one knows.

6868788.1.3 (8 > 63) - Wanting to stand alone

One regrets that the others came.

8668788.2.3 (8 > 48) - Preventing inconveniences

One has come to tell others to not make any further trouble.

6668788.1.2.3 (8 > 5) - Moving the undecided away

One wants to separate from those who do not feel concerned by the turn of events.

8886788.4 (8 > 45) - Take the time to nurture relationships

When one has established a relationship of trust, it is in their interest to make it grow.

6886788.1.4 (8 > 17) - Seeking support

Others would like one to be on their side.

8686788.2.4 (8 > 47) - Removing oneself from one's shortcomings

One does like they did before so that others don't notice the change.

6686788.1.2.4 (8 > 58)

One gives one's friends a tangible proof of their affection.

8866788.3.4 (8 > 31) - Focusing on the details

One is interested in secondary issues.

6866788.1.3.4 (8 > 49) - Showing one's innovations

One introduces one's new methods to those who want more results.

8666788.2.3.4 (8 > 28) - Giving up the fight

One is reluctant to tell others that they are wrong.

6666788.1.2.3.4 (8 > 43) - Preparing for disaster

One is warned beforehand of the arrival of a disaster.

8888988.5 (8 > 2) - Selecting the most dedicated ones

Show what selection is: only take those who want to come, others can leave.

6888988.1.5 (8 > 24) - Moving the lines

One has succeeded to turn the situation around in their favor.

8688988.2.5 (8 > 7) - Establishing a hierarchy

Tasks are divided according to each person's abilities.

6688988.1.2.5 (8 > 19) - Stepping forward to reconcile

One is determined to build a bridge to connect those that everything opposes.

8868988.3.5 (8 > 15) - Regretting the lack of mobilization

One is surprised by the lack of support to defend a cause they deem just.

6868988.1.3.5 (8 > 36)

One appeals to the good memories of those who have wasted all the chances they were given.

8668988.2.3.5 (8 > 46) - Opposing prejudices

One does their best to make others believe that they are right.

6668988.1.2.3.5 (8 > 11)

One presents their works to regain their rank among their peers.

8886988.4.5 (8 > 16) - Searching for the cause of the failure

One knows that they will have tasks to perform before being able to understand what could prevent the proper functioning of the system.

6886988.1.4.5 (8 > 51) - Being put in an awkward situation

One is called to make difficult choices.

8686988.2.4.5 (8 > 40) - Polarizing in only one direction

One is assiduous in the pursuit of their objective.

6686988.1.2.4.5 (8 > 54)

One establishes a relationship of trust to encourage others to lower their weapons.

8866988.3.4.5 (8 > 62) - Expanding one's circle of friends

One introduces their best friends to someone who has been loyal.

6866988.1.3.4.5 (8 > 55)

One goes by to see if the others have been able to accomplish the task they were given.

8666988.2.3.4.5 (8 > 32) - Assessing the situation

One studies the elements one has received before taking a decision.

6666988.1.2.3.4.5 (8 > 34) - Admitting one's lies

When others make promises they cannot fulfill, one asks them to justify themselves.

8888768.6 (8 > 20) - Letting the most efficient repair the deficiencies

If one misses the beginning, the end will be shaky.

6888768.1.6 (8 > 42) - Paying the price for lack of backup

One has relied on supports that are reluctant to be held accountable.

8688768.2.6 (8 > 59) - Avoiding panic

One goes to their loved ones to reassure them.

6688768.1.2.6 (8 > 61)

One receives one's guests to show them what  one has prepared.

8868768.3.6 (8 > 53) - Making common cause with the strongest

One continues with those who can win.

6868768.1.3.6 (8 > 37) - Reuniting with one's family

One is about to join their loved ones.

8668768.2.3.6 (8 > 57) - On-site investigation

One entrusts one's relatives with the mission of going to the field to assess the situation.

6668768.1.2.3.6 (8 > 9) - Distinguishing oneself by their finesse

One has made comments that others have found excellent.

8886768.4.6 (8 > 12)

One manages to convince some of the opponents.

6886768.1.4.6 (8 > 25) - Shifting the center of gravity

One evaluates the opportunities that they have to overcome the resistances.

8686768.2.4.6 (8 > 6) - Playing the game of suspicion

The others have planned maneuvers to be carried out in the event of suspicious behavior.

6686768.1.2.4.6 (8 > 10) - Rejoicing in the ambient peace

One appreciates that the others did not get angry.

8866768.3.4.6 (8 > 33) - Evacuating the room

One asks their friends to leave the premises.

6866768.1.3.4.6 (8 > 13) - Relying on a closer collaboration

One hopes that the others will agree to cooperate.

8666768.2.3.4.6 (8 > 44) - Putting on a good face to avoid being tossed aside

One uses the method which consists of saying things before understanding them.

6666768.1.2.3.4.6 (8 > 1)

One passes the baton to the most able.

8888968.5.6 (8 > 23) - Comforting oneself with one's passions

The others may refuse to betray their ideals.

6888968.1.5.6 (8 > 27)

One has managed to do what the others wanted without having to make considerable efforts.

8688968.2.5.6 (8 > 4) - Getting help

Difficulties are smoothed out by seeking the advice of competent people.

6688968.1.2.5.6 (8 > 41) - Understanding one's commitment

One replaces those who are not in a position to do what they have been asked.

8868968.3.5.6 (8 > 52) - Serving as a nominee

One agrees to solve a problem on behalf of a stranger.

6868968.1.3.5.6 (8 > 22) - Reaching one's goals

One is granted the permission to run for a position they were hoping to get for a long time.

8668968.2.3.5.6 (8 > 18) - Keeping a rational point of view

One is appreciated by those who think in terms of constraints.

6668968.1.2.3.5.6 (8 > 26) - Justify oneself for one's actions

One prepares to be able to explain their conduct.

8886968.4.5.6 (8 > 35) - Putting out the welcome mat

One makes room for those they have invited.

6886968.1.4.5.6 (8 > 21) - Seeing the wheel turn

One has understood what the others are capable of.

8686968.2.4.5.6 (8 > 64) - Mobilizing the troops

One asks their comrades-in-arms to resume the fight.

6686968.1.2.4.5.6 (8 > 38) - Starting over from scratch

One tries to regain the esteem of their former allies by giving them proofs of loyalty.

8866968.3.4.5.6 (8 > 56) - Being mute so as not to excite jealousies

One fears creating a conflict by revealing embarrassing secrets.

6866968.1.3.4.5.6 (8 > 30) - Considering alternatives

One is facing a choice that requires more thought.

8666968.2.3.4.5.6 (8 > 50) - Knowing how to step back

Friends are advised to follow the most experienced.

6666968.1.2.3.4.5.6 (8 > 14) - Expecting a smooth success

One hopes to see the results they had expected.