I am indebted to researchers who laid the foundation for my work.
The group of heavily indebted countries are asking for debt forgiveness.
[P]eople know how much they are indebted to the soldiers.
Erich Maria Remarque -- All Quiet on the Western Front
For the ease with which I passed the year, I was, however, somewhat indebted to the society of my fellow-slaves.
Frederick Douglass -- The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
But I am particularly indebted to you, sir, both for your kind words about An Imperial Affliction and for taking the time to tell me that the book, and here I quote you directly, "meant a great deal" to you.
John Green -- The Fault in Our Stars
I’m indebted to John Ware, my superb agent.
Jon Krakauer -- Into Thin Air
He will take my last penny from me, he will marry, will enjoy life, will gamble on the Exchange; while I shall look at him with envy like a beggar, and hear from him every day the same sentence: "I am indebted to you for the happiness of my life, let me help you!"
Anton Chekhov -- The Bet
The idea that I owed you something made me sick. I would wake up in the middle of the night feeling like I was going to vomit. Indebted to a Stiff? It’s ridiculous.
Veronica Roth -- Insurgent
Desi has ensured I will be forever indebted to him.
Gillian Flynn -- Gone Girl
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Mae did so, and though Annie insisted she pulled no strings, Mae was sure that Annie had, and she felt indebted beyond all measure.
Dave Eggers -- The Circle
"So you know to whom you’ll be eternally indebted?"
Kass Morgan -- The 100
I let him know a hurt had been mended in a way that he couldn’t have known, and for that alone there would always be a piece of me indebted to him.
Jojo Moyes -- Me Before You
We are indebted to them for our finances and our future.
Pam Munoz Ryan -- Esperanza Rising
Heavily indebted in tone to the opening passages of All the King’s Men, using similar rhythms and even the same second-person singular to achieve the effect of the author grabbing the reader by the lapels, the passage was, I knew, to say the least, derivative, yet I also knew that there was much in it that was powerful and fresh.
William Styron -- Sophie’s Choice
And if we meet again, you’ll find I’m not my cheeriest when I feel indebted."
James Patterson -- 1st to Die
To the rest of my wonderful family, I remain indebted and grateful to each and every one of you.
Khaled Hosseini -- A Thousand Splendid Suns
And stand indebted, over and above, In love and service to you evermore.
William Shakespeare -- The Merchant of Venice
She had reminded him of what was quite true; he had been indebted to her father for the first steps in his career.
Leo Tolstoy -- War and Peace
I am most obviously indebted to Mr. Patel.
Yann Martel -- Life of Pi
I am immensely indebted to you.
Arthur Conan Doyle -- The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
From something that he told me in our journey hither, I have reason to think Bingley very much indebted to him.
Jane Austen -- Pride and Prejudice
I am very much indebted to you, Dr. Mortimer, for introducing me to a problem which presents several interesting alternatives.
Arthur Conan Doyle -- The Hound of the Baskervilles
Colonel Cathcart was greatly indebted to Colonel Korn and did not like him at all.
Joseph Heller -- Catch-22
I have already said, that for my prospering there, I am sensible I may be indebted to you, sir.
Charles Dickens -- A Tale of Two Cities
To the other friend I am also deeply indebted.
Helen Keller -- Story of My Life
To what, then, are we indebted for our safety?
James Fenimore Cooper -- The Last of the Mohicans
My dear Athos, I shall no longer count the number of times I am indebted to you for my life.
Alexandre Dumas -- The Three Musketeers
I’m indebted to Curt for requesting me.
Stephenie Meyer -- The Host
It’s a wonderful moment and a rare one and I’m certainly indebted.
Truman Capote -- In Cold Blood
And, indeed, this he performed very faithfully in a few days, making himself indebted to me 470 moidores of gold, over and above what had been lost at sea, after I had left the place.
Daniel Defoe -- Robinson Crusoe
’Really, Ernest,’ I said, ’we are indebted to you.
Johann Wyss -- The Swiss Family Robinson
The people to whom she was indebted made "scenes" and gave her no peace.
Victor Hugo -- Les Miserables
My mother had died opening, then quickly closing, Apophis’s prison; so naturally Bast felt indebted to our parents.
Rick Riordan -- The Throne of Fire
But I must say, I am increasingly indebted to you for your hospitality.
Michael Shaara -- The Killer Angels
And the couple is forever indebted to her benevolence.
Ken Kesey -- One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
And as for my exact knowledge of the bones of the leviathan in their gigantic, full grown development, for that rare knowledge I am indebted to my late royal friend Tranquo, king of Tranque, one of the Arsacides.
Herman Melville -- Moby Dick
To Mr. John Knightley was she indebted for her first idea on the subject, for the first start of its possibility.
Jane Austen -- Emma
I did not want to be indebted to Kunthi, or to her son.
Kamala Markandaya -- Nectar in a Sieve
It may hate him who dares to scrutinise and expose — to rase the gilding, and show base metal under it — to penetrate the sepulchre, and reveal charnel relics: but hate as it will, it is indebted to him.
Charlotte Bronte -- Jane Eyre
"My friends," I replied, very moved, "we’re bound to each other forever, and I’m deeply indebted to you—"
Jules Verne -- Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
The account of this feature of Odysseus’ travels is indebted to the article by Stephen Scully, "Doubling in the Tale of Odysseus," Classical World (July-August 1987), 401-17.
Homer -- The Odyssey
To this good grandmother I was indebted for many comforts.
Harriet Jacobs -- Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
I am indeed indebted to you.
Frank Herbert -- Dune
I am also indebted to Marianne Gingher and Bland Simpson at UNC-Chapel Hill, who gave me the second best job I’ve ever had and, more importantly, continue to understand why writing is the first.
Sarah Dessen -- Just Listen
Third Wife was of course indebted to Second Wife for arranging this, so there was no argument over management of the household.
Amy Tan -- The Joy Luck Club
To all of them, I am grateful and indebted.
Ron Suskind -- A Hope in the Unseen
She gave my mother such a turn, that I have always been convinced I am indebted to Miss Betsey for having been born on a Friday.
Charles Dickens -- David Copperfield
I dare say I may speak without boasting, when I say that many in this room are indebted to me for liberty, if not for life.
T. H. White -- The Once and Future King
We are indebted to the numerous writers and researchers whose works have been indispensable to our own perspective on the period.
Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston & James D. Houston -- Farewell to Manzanar