Hexagram 23: Fooled Again


A new minister ascends the mountain. He is the same as the old minister.


Ministers come and ministers go, their names quickly forgotten. That is the nature of change and of the emperor's whims. No progress. Despite processions in the aisles, work stubbornly remains in the cubicles. The Wise One nods quietly and picks up his quill again. That is the nature of seeking the Golden Code. Only the fool greets a new day.

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