Sequence of the Gua
Events cannot continue in stillness without moving. Thus, after Keeping Still, Developing Gradually follows.
Commentary on the Symbol
On the mountain, there are trees. It is an image of Developing Gradually. In correspondence with this, the superior person lives a life of virtue and improves the morals and mores of his people.
The maiden is given in marriage.
Favorable to be steadfast and upright.
Commentary on the Decision
Developing Gradually, good fortune to the maiden given in marriage.
Progressing will make the place proper; going forward, there is merit. Advancing in what is correct, one is able to rectify his country.
About his place, it is firm and central. Keeping still with gentleness, this makes the forward movement without ending.