I am frequently asked how I overcome the peculiar conditions under which I work in college.
"What are your conditions?" she asked.
Dissipation seems largely dependent on meteorological conditions, but the phenomena at different stations vary so much as to suggest that the connexion is largely indirect.
Yes, he had named three conditions, and yes, she remembered agreeing after that fantastic kiss.
Above the level plain of absolutely smooth surface, devoid of houses or vegetation, the equipotential surfaces under normal conditions would be strictly horizontal, and if we could determine the potential at one metre above the ground we should have a definite measure of the potential gradient at the earth's surface.
The presence, however, of apparatus or observers upsets the conditions, while above uneven ground or near a tree or a building the equipotential surfaces cease to be horizontal.
The large difference between the means obtained at Potsdam and Kremsmtinster, as compared to the comparative similarity between the results for Kew and Karasjok, suggests that the mean value of the potential gradient may be much more dependent on local conditions than on difference of latitude.
The conditions must, of course, be such as to secure that no ions shall escape, otherwise there is an underestimate.
But such ordinary conditions of life were nowhere to be found.
If we examine a man little dependent on external conditions, whose action was performed very recently, and the causes of whose action are beyond our ken, we get the conception of a minimum of inevitability and a maximum of freedom.
Endospore formation, the conditions for which are as follows: (1) suitable temperature, (2) presence of air, (3) presence of moisture, (4) young and vigorous cells, (5) a food supply in the case of one species at least is necessary, and is in no case prejudicial.
They reveal to us the true and better side of George Sand, the loyal and devoted friend, the mother who under happier conditions might have been reputed a Roman matron.
Under favourable conditions more than half the light is polarized.
Displaced by the sphere, and assumes a statical state of conditions and that the conductor itself exerts no disturbing influence.
For a wire exposed under the conditions observed by Elster and Geitel the emanation seems to be almost entirely derived from radium.
Social conditions in western Virginia were entirely unlike those existing in the eastern portion of the state.
Above sea-level, the climate is hot, humid and unhealthy, and the conditions for permanent settlement are apparently unfavourable.
She knew the essential conditions of the instrument.
Assuming that these conditions can be rigidly realized, we have the following very simple modus operandi: i.
In 1920 she went to Russia as a member of one of the various Labour delegations invited to inspect Soviet conditions of government.
The disturbing conditions of will, life and organic forces are eliminated from the problem; he starts with the clear and distinct idea of extension, figured and moved, and thence by mathematical laws he gives a hypothetical explanation of all things.
But we gather that in two directions our reason is bound up with bodily conditions, which make or mar it, according as the will, or central energy of thought, is true to itself or not.
The coming and going of envoys from many states, Greek and Oriental, taught him something of the actual conditions of the world.
To Droysen and Kaerst it accords with the historical conditions; to Grote and to Beloch it is a betrayal of the prerogative of Hellenism.
But with all these often opposed conditions, we find less variation than might be expected, the main and really important divergence being due to the necessity of transposition, which added a very high pitch to the primarily convenient low one.
It was decided to send a deputation of bishops with a letter of greeting to the national council of the Russian Church about to be assembled (60) and certain conditions were laid down for intercommunion with certain of the Churches of the Orthodox Eastern Communion (62) and the "ancient separated Churches of the East" (63-65).
Resolution 67 warned Anglicans from contracting marriages, under actual conditions, with Roman Catholics.
The indifference of the Jews to the desolate conditions of their sanctuary opens up a problem of some difficulty.
Under what conditions can we claim victory in this war on disease?
All genetic conditions that one would reasonably wish to alter would also be altered.
If the conditions weren't sterile—a word that was not even comprehended at the time—the inoculation didn't work, or worse, introduced a new disease.
Then, people could start reporting all their medical issues—headaches, halitosis, heart disease—and we will begin to see commonalities between genes and conditions we do not generally regard as genetic.
By doing this, we will come to understand those conditions better and perhaps prevent them.
If people with those conditions get better, information about their treatment can be widely shared with those who have the common genetic factors.
What we call "heart disease" will become hundreds of individual conditions each with its own cause and, hopefully, cure.
But outsourcing to pollute, oppress workers, or have unsafe working conditions hurts the world's standard of living.
When the economy entered recession, the workhouse conditions had to be worsened more.
I abhor the conditions under which we commercially raise farm animals today.
If the first order of genetic modification is deliberately keeping desirable mutations, then this is the second order: creating conditions for such genetic modifications to occur more rapidly.
For environmentalist organizations like Greenpeace to be against GMO in all its forms under all conditions does nothing at all to serve them or the constituencies they purport to represent.
We have not only outlawed cruelty to animals, but increasingly, people care about the living conditions of even the animals they eat.
Since the poorest nations will improve their financial conditions indefinitely, this is a long-term trend toward peace.
They forget that my whole body is alive to the conditions about me.
And finally all the conditions were good for that first nature school, in which the teacher and pupil played together, exploring together and educating themselves, pupil and teacher inseparable.
He always came to table under precisely the same conditions, and not only at the same hour but at the same minute.
In a new country, amid new conditions, Prince Andrew found life easier to bear.
What theory and science is possible about a matter the conditions and circumstances of which are unknown and cannot be defined, especially when the strength of the acting forces cannot be ascertained?
The battle of Borodino was not fought on a chosen and entrenched position with forces only slightly weaker than those of the enemy, but, as a result of the loss of the Shevardino Redoubt, the Russians fought the battle of Borodino on an open and almost unentrenched position, with forces only half as numerous as the French; that is to say, under conditions in which it was not merely unthinkable to fight for ten hours and secure an indecisive result, but unthinkable to keep an army even from complete disintegration and flight.
The one thing he now desired with his whole soul was to get away quickly from the terrible sensations amid which he had lived that day and return to ordinary conditions of life and sleep quietly in a room in his own bed.
He felt that only in the ordinary conditions of life would he be able to understand himself and all he had seen and felt.
It is very difficult for events to be reflected in their real strength and completeness amid the conditions of court life and far from the scene of action.
He had pictured each of those young ladies as almost all honest-hearted young men do, that is, as a possible wife, adapting her in his imagination to all the conditions of married life: a white dressing gown, his wife at the tea table, his wife's carriage, little ones, Mamma and Papa, their relations to her, and so on--and these pictures of the future had given him pleasure.
Apart from conditions of war and law, that look established human relations between the two men.
Men who want to fight will always put themselves in the most advantageous conditions for fighting.
On the contrary, the army had never under the best material conditions presented a more cheerful and animated aspect.
The French perished from the conditions to which the Russian army was itself exposed.
But for a long time in his dreams he still saw himself in the conditions of captivity.
He was surprised to find that this inner freedom, which was independent of external conditions, now had as it were an additional setting of external liberty.
Historians of the third class assume that the will of the people is transferred to historic personages conditionally, but that the conditions are unknown to us.
Such is the reply historians who assume that the collective will of the people is delegated to rulers under conditions which they regard as known.
To explain the conditions of that relationship we must first establish a conception of the expression of will, referring it to man and not to the Deity.
You gave me three conditions, not two.
Romas had made no other conditions, for there were none to be made.
The thought of her in rough conditions or battle met instant instinctual resistance.
Of course, all of those conditions are unacceptable to the responsible drunk.
Detective Hunter advised the Sentinel by phone that tidal conditions on the Chesapeake might make retrieving a body difficult.
He maintained that, under varying conditions, two substances could combine in an indefinitely large number of different ratios, that there could in fact be a continuous variation in the combining ratio.
Yet a closer inquiry into the social conditions of Vico s time, and of the studies then flourishing, shows him to have been thoroughly in touch with them.
Dissipation was above the average when cyclonic conditions prevailed, but this seemed simply a consequence of the increased wind velocity.
It was recognized as the flu, although records describe conditions which were highly likely to have been polio.
Is it possible for the College to accommodate itself to these unprecedented conditions, so as to enable me to pursue my studies at Radcliffe?
What if physical conditions have built up high walls about us?
Those speeches were intended for quite other conditions, they were for the most part to be spoken at a moment of victory and triumph, generally when he was dying of wounds and the sovereign had thanked him for heroic deeds, and while dying he expressed the love his actions had proved.
After a short period of adapting himself to the old conditions of life, Nicholas found it very pleasant to be at home again.
It vanished as soon as he returned to the customary conditions of his life, but he knew that this feeling which he did not know how to develop existed within him.
Having once more entered into the definite conditions of this regimental life, Rostov felt the joy and relief a tired man feels on lying down to rest.
All this is only the coincidence of conditions in which all vital organic and elemental events occur.
And without considering the multiplicity and complexity of the conditions any one of which taken separately may seem to be the cause, he snatches at the first approximation to a cause that seems to him intelligible and says: "This is the cause!"
"Do you concur with my three conditions?" the warrior asked in a husky voice.
Brady watched the feds, irritated at the pockets of elite unaffected by the squalid conditions the non-elite were forced to live in.
The transition from blue to orange or red at sunset is usually through green, but exceptional conditions may easily disturb the normal state of things.
During summer there may be eight or nine successive generations when conditions are favourable and food abundant.
There were markedly different conditions just a few miles away.
Brady had conducted many missions in austere conditions in other countries.
Such analyses, which do not always admit of great accuracy, have been confirmed by a few carefully planned experiments in which two components were brought together under very varied conditions, and the resulting compound analysed.
On the eastern forested slopes and in the lower valleys tropical conditions prevail.
People accustomed to think in that way forget, or do not know, the inevitable conditions which always limit the activities of any commander in chief.
"We made an agreement based on three conditions," he said.