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The snowdrop and primrose our woodlands adorn, And violets bathe in the wet o' the morn. - Robert Burns

The violets whisper from the shade Which their own leaves have made: Men scent our fragrance on the air, Yet take no heed Of humble lessons we would read. - Christina Georgina Rossetti

Now o'er his tomb and happy ashes will not violets spring? - Periander

We are violets blue, For our sweetness found Careless in the mossy shades, Looking on the ground. Love's dropp'd eyelids and a kiss, Such our breath and blueness is. - James Henry Leigh Hunt

Brazen helm of daffodil lies, With a glitter toward the light. Purple violets for the mouth, Breathing perfumes west and south; And a sword of flashing lilies, Hold en ready for the fight. - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The violets prattle and titter, And gaze on the stars high above. - Heinrich Heine

The eyes of spring, so azure, Are peeping from the ground; They are the darling violets, That I in nosegays bound. - Heinrich Heine

Deep violets, you liken to The kindest eyes that look on you, Without a thought disloyal. - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The nightingale appear'd the first, And as her melody she sang, The apple into blossom burst, To life the grass and violets sprang. - Heinrich Heine