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《杂卦 - Za Gua》

English translation: James Legge [?]
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1 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Strength in Qian, weakness in Kun we find.

2 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Bi shows us joy, and Shi the anxious mind.

3 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Lin gives, Guan seeks - such are the several themes
Their different figures were to teach designed.

4 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Zhun manifests itself, yet keeps its place;

5 杂卦:
Za Gua:
'Mid darkness still, to light Meng sets its face.

6 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Zhen starts; Gen stops.

7 杂卦:
Za Gua:
In Sun and Yi are seen
How fulness and decay their course begin.

8 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Da Xu keeps still, and waits the proper time.

9 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Wu Wang sets forth how evil springs from crime.

10 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Good men in Cui collect; in Sheng they rise:

11 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Qian itself, Yu others doth despise.

12 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Shi He takes eating for its theme;

13 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Bi takes what is plain, from ornament quite free.

14 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Dui shows its scope, but Xun's we do not see.

15 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Sui quits the old;

16 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Gu makes a new decree.

17 杂卦:
Za Gua:
We see in Po its subject worn away;

18 杂卦:
Za Gua:
And Fu shows its recovering from decay.

19 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Above in Jin the sun shines clear and bright;

20 杂卦:
Za Gua:
But in Ming Yi 'tis hidden from the sight.

21 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Progress in Jing in Kun encounters blight.

22 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Effect quick answering cause in Xian appears;

23 杂卦:
Za Gua:
While Heng denotes continuance for years.

24 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Huan scatters;

25 杂卦:
Za Gua:
But Jie its code of rules uprears.

26 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Relief and ease with Jie are sure to come;

27 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Hard toil and danger have in Jian their home.

28 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Kui looks on others as beyond its care;

29 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Jia Ren all includes within its sphere.

30 杂卦:
Za Gua:
While Pi and Tai their different scopes prefer,

31 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Da Zhuang stops here as right; withdraws Dun there.

32 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Da You adhering multitudes can show;

33 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Tong Ren reflects their warm affection's glow.

34 杂卦:
Za Gua:
The old is left by Ge.

35 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Ding takes what's new.

36 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Xiao Guo exceeds;

37 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Sincere is Zhong Fu.

38 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Feng tells of trouble;

39 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Lu can boast few friends.

40 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Fire mounts in Li; water in Kan descends.

41 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Xiao Xu with few 'gainst many foes contends.

42 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Movement in Li, unresting, never ends.

43 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Xu shows its subject making no advance:

44 杂卦:
Za Gua:
In Song we seek in vain a friendly glance;

45 杂卦:
Za Gua:
And Da Guo's overthrown with sad mischance.

46 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Gou shows a meeting, where the many strong
Are met by one that's weak, yet struggles long.

47 杂卦:
Za Gua:
In Jian we see a bride who will delay
To move until the bridegroom takes his way.

48 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Body and mind are nourished right in Yi;

49 杂卦:
Za Gua:
All things are well established in Ji Ji.

50 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Gui Mei reveals how ends the virgin life;

51 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Wei Ji how fails the youth (to get a wife).

52 杂卦:
Za Gua:
The strong disperse the weak; Guai teaches so.

53 杂卦:
Za Gua:
Prospers the good man's way; to grief all small men go.

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