I Ching Hexagram 8 Line 3

8.3 Questioning the integrity of one's opponents

I Ching Hexagram 8 - Line 3

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

Derivated hexagram

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.

39 - Uncertainty
3 - Others want one to come back.

Nuclear comments

23 - Erosion

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

23 - Erosion
2 - Support that cannot be used any longer.
4 - One does not want to tolerate any more.

Nuclear transformation

64 - Instability

One must show patience and only act knowingly. They are cautious and inform their relatives.

64 - Instability

Multiple transformations

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.

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.

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) - Selecting recruits

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) - Selecting recruits

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

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) - Selecting recruits

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.

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.

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) - Selecting recruits

One passes the baton to the most able.

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.

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.