Quotation by Molière

They were more chaste in their ears than in the rest of their bodies.
Molière [Jean Baptiste Poquelin] (1622–1673), French comic playwright. Uranie, in La Critique de L'Ecole des Femmes (School for Wives Criticized), sc. 4 (1663).

Uranie speaks of the reaction of hypocritical prudes to indecent jokes.
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