Quotation by Woody Allen

I don't respond well to mellow, you know what I mean, I—I have a tendency to ... if I get too mellow, I—I ripen and then rot.
Woody Allen (b. 1935), U.S. filmmaker, and Marshall Brickman, U.S. screenwriter. Directed and scripted by Woody Allen, scripted with Marshall Brickman. Alvy Singer (Allen), in Annie Hall (film) (1977, repr. In Four Films of Woody Allen 1982).

Explaining to Annie Hall (Diane Keaton) why he is passing on a marijuana party.
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