11. T'ai - Peace -- -- -- -- above K'un The Receptive, Earth -- -- ----- ----- below Ch'ien The Creative, Heaven ----- The Judgement Peace. The small departs, The great approaches. Good fortune. Success. The Image Heaven and earth unite: the image of Peace. Thus the ruler Divides and completes the course of heaven and earth; He furthers and regulates the gifts of heaven and earth, And so aids the people. The Lines Nine at the beginning means: When ribbon grass is pulled up, the sod comes with it. Each according to his kind. Undertakings bring good fortune. () Nine in the second place means: Bearing with the uncultured in gentleness, Fording the river with resolution, Not neglecting what is distant, Not regarding one's companions: Thus one may manage to walk in the middle. Nine in the third place means: No plain not followed by a slope. No going not followed by a return. He who remains persevering in danger Is without blame. Do not complain about this truth; Enjoy the good fortune you still possess. Six in the fourth place means: He flutters down, not boasting of his wealth, Together with his neighbor, Guileless and sincere. () Six in the fifth place means: The sovereign I Gives his daughter in marriage. This brings blessing And supreme good fortune. Six at the top means: The wall falls back into the moat. Use no army now. Make your commands known within your own town. Perseverance brings humiliation.
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