But I had no intention on that account of attempting to master all the particular sciences commonly denominated mathematics: but observing that, however different their objects, they all agree in considering only the various relations or proportions subsisting among those objects, I thought it best for my purpose to consider these proportions in the most general form possible, without referring them to any objects in particular, except such as would most facilitate the knowledge of them, and without by any means restricting
them to these, that afterwards I might thus be the better able to apply them to every other class of objects to which they are legitimately applicable.
At that time in the morning any Christian would have washed his face; but Queequeg, to my amazement, contented himself with restricting
his ablutions to his chest, arms, and hands.
The university's decision arose out of "research that indicates that restricting
the means to taking one's life--such as restricting
access to roofs and balconies--reduces suicide rates," Beckman says.
The plan had been in the works for two decades and was strongly supported by community members who wanted to protect their mountain views by restricting
Librarians have taken steps to restrict the viewing of objectionable materials on our computers, as well as restricting
potential criminal activities.
Since the 1930s, researchers have collected evidence that restricting
the diets of rodents and invertebrates can extend their lives and delay the onset of age-related illnesses.
1361-1(l)(1) requires all outstanding shares of stock to confer identical rights to distribution and liquidation proceeds, buy-sell agreements among shareholders, agreements restricting
the transferability of stock and redemption agreements generally are disregarded in determining whether a corporation's outstanding stock confers identical distribution and liquidation rights, unless a principal purpose of the agreement is to circumvent the one-class-of-stock requirement of Sec.