1. I've been constrained by my dad's hopes for me to become a lawyer. Finally I plucked up the courage and told him I wanted to become a doctor.2. The company was doing well at first, but it was fettered by increasingly demanding regulations and finally went bankrupt.3. He is very smart, but his low position in the company cramps his style.
 constrain fetter cramp one's style
1. 父親對我的期望讓我綁手綁腳2. 這家公司原本做的不錯, 但後來被越來越苛求的法律綁手綁腳, 以致後來破產.3. 他很聰明, 可是他在公司的低職位讓他綁手綁腳. 無法發揮其長.
A person without the awarenes of a crisis is in grave danger.