Hoyt & Roberts, comps. Hoyts New Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations. 1922.
You believe In God, for your part?ay? that He who makes, Can make good things from ill things, best from worst, As men plant tulips upon dunghills when They wish them finest. E. B. BrowningAurora Leigh. Bk. II.
Mid the sharp, short emerald wheat, scarce risen three fingers well, The wild tulip at end of its tube, blows out its great red bell, Like a thin clear bubble of blood, for the children to pick and sell. Robert BrowningUp at a Villa. Down in the City. St. 6.