Limitation. Success.

Galling limitation must not be persevered in.


Water over lake: the image of Limitation.

Thus the superior man

Creates number and measure,

And examines the nature of virtue and correct conduct.

6. Galling limitation. Perseverance brings misfortune. Remorse disappears.

5. Sweet limitation brings good fortune. Going brings esteem.

4. Contented limitation. Success.

3. He who knows no limitation Will have cause to lament. No blame.

2. Not going out of the gate and the courtyard Brings misfortune.

1. Not going out of the door and the courtyard Is without blame.