Above: The Joyous (2)
Below: The Stimulating (69)
The only way to find allies is by showing people consideration. We must adapt to those we desire as friends. No situation can become favourable until we have learned to adapt to it. We should recognise this, so as not to wear ourselves out in mistaken resistance to the truth.
If you want to influence a group of people, you must first know how to serve them. Only then can you obtain their agreement as your supporters. However, even with a joyous base of support, mistakes can be made; so it’s important to be consistent in doing what’s right.
Would you enter or prolong partnership with a deceitful person?