Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.


A fresher green the smelling leaves display,
And glittering as they tremble, cheer the day.
Parnell.—The Hermit, Line 119.

There’s not a spring
Or leaf but hath his morning hymn: each bush
And oak doth know I Am.
Vaughan.—Rules and Lessons, Verse 3.