Sequence of the Gua
When things are in their childhood, they should not be neglected without nourishing. Thus, after Childhood, Needing follows. Xü is the Tao of eating and drinking.
Commentary on the Symbol
Clouds ascending in the sky. An image of Needing. In correspondence with this, the superior person eats and drinks, feasting with joy.
Needing. Being sincere and faithful, brilliant prosperous and smooth.
Being steadfast and upright: good fortune.
Favorable to cross great rivers.
Commentary on the Decision
Needing: requiring faith and confidence to wait; danger lies ahead.
Being firm and strong, one does not allow oneself to be involved in danger. the conduct is right; one will not fall into straits.
Needing, being sincere and faithful. there will be brilliant success. Be steadfast and upright. Good fortune.
Being in the place assigned by heaven; it is central and correct. Favorable to cross great rivers. going forward, your work will be accomplished.