Who wrote In the Spring a young man's fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love?

Alfred Lord Tennyson wrote "In the spring, a young man's fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love."

Alfred Tennyson Tennyson. 1809-1892. Bartlett, John, comp. 1919. Familiar Quotations, 10th ed.

...QUOTATION: In the spring a livelier iris changes on the burnished dove; In the spring a young man s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love. ATTRIBUTION: Locksley..

i think it was Tommy sands but cant find the recording