A **limit** can be:

- Limit (mathematics):
- Limit of a function
- Limit of a sequence
- One-sided limit
- Limit superior and limit inferior
- Limit of a net
- Limit point
- Limit (category theory)
- Direct limit and Inverse limit

- A constraint (mathematical, physical, economical, legal, etc.) in the form of an inequality, such as:
- Chandrasekhar limit
- Greisen–Zatsepin–Kuzmin limit
- Budget constraint
- Speed limit
- Age of consent

- An extreme value or boundary, such as:
- The high-frequency limit of the hearing range
- A limit order is a type of order to buy a security at no more (or sell at no less) than a specific price on an exchange.

- Other uses, such as:
- The Limit, a 1980s band
- Limit (music), a way to characterize harmony
- Limits (BDSM) are activities that a partner feels strongly about, and to which special attention must be paid.
- limits.h, the header of a general purpose standard library of the C programming language
- Els Límits, a village in the municipality of La Jonquera, Catalonia (Spain)
- Limit, a manga by Keiko Suenobu

### Famous quotes containing the word limit:

“It is after all the greatest art to *limit* and isolate oneself.”

—Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749–1832)

“Today, the notion of progress in a single line without goal or *limit* seems perhaps the most parochial notion of a very parochial century.”

—Lewis Mumford (1895–1990)

“There is no *limit* to what a man can do so long as he does not care a straw who gets the credit for it.”

—C.E. (Charles Edward)