Whoopi Goldberg (born as Caryn Elaine Johnson) is a popular American actress, comedian, author, and television personality.
Best Whoopi Goldberg Quotes
Actors have no color. That’s the art form. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
When I was 9 years old, Star Trek came on… ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
I don’t have pet peeves like some people. I have whole kennels of irritation. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
You have to believe in yourself in spite of what other people believe. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Just call me black, if you want to call me anything. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Art is long, life is short. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
It never occurs to me that there are things I can’t do. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
We’re born with success. It is only others who point out our failures, and what they attribute to us as failure. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
If every American donated five hours a week, it would equal the labor of 20 million full-time volunteers. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
The art of acting is to be other than what you are. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
If you get a little gassy, you’ve got to let it go. So people used to say to me, ‘You’re like a whoopee cushion.’ ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
I don’t look like Halle Berry. But chances are she’s going to end up looking like me. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
What I am is a humanist before anything – before I’m a Jew, before I’m black, before I’m a woman. And my beliefs are for the human race – they don’t exclude anyone. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Top Whoopi Goldberg Quotes
You couldn’t always trust the history books. They told a diluted truth, a truth by committee. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Art and life are subjective. Not everybody’s gonna dig what I dig, but I reserve the right to dig it. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
If you can handle the fact that people are going to be mad at you when you do what you think is right, you’ll be alright. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
That’s the thing about Mother Nature, she really doesn’t care what economic bracket you’re in. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
If there wasn’t something called acting, they would probably hospitalize people like me. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
If You don’t like Gay Marriage, Don’t Marry a Gay Person. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Thank you, God, because I am lucky. Also let’s face it, it turns out I’m black. And I’m having a career quite different from lots of people, so I feel doubly lucky. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
You know, be an actor because you love to act. Don’t be an actor because you think you’re going to get famous, because that’s luck. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Inspirational Whoopi Goldberg Quotes
I’m much happier on my own. I can spend as much time with somebody as I want to spend, but I’m not looking to be with somebody forever or live with someone. I don’t want somebody in my house. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
It bums me out tremendously what the church has become, and if it’s got me bummed, imagine what Jesus Christ must be feeling. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Taking action is hard, but know what? Enduring a bad situation can be its own hell. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Normal is in the eye of the beholder. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
The most important thing is that you have to listen to your truths, desires and wants. And you have to believe you deserve all of it. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
I can do anything. I can be anything. No one ever told me I couldn’t. No one ever expressed this idea that I was limited to any one thing, and so I think in terms of what’s possible, not impossible. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
There are times when I haven’t been proud of America or really proud. But there have been times that I’ve been incredibly proud of the country. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Normal is nothing more than a cycle on a washing machine. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
When you are kind to someone in trouble, you hope they’ll remember and be kind to someone else. And it’ll become like a wildfire. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Things happen to you out of luck, and if you get to stick around it’s because you’re talented. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Popular Whoopi Goldberg Quotes
I eat eight bags of chips in one sitting, and then nothing for a day or two. I learned that my body thought it was starving, so it would hold on to fat. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
When I was doing ensemble theater and comedy work, I felt I had some talents. But when I started doing my shows in Berkeley and found that I could be funny on my own, I was shocked. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
I want Carl Sagan to explain the sky to me. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Sitting at the table during Color Purple and looking up and suddenly realizing I was acting in front of Steven Spielberg, was pretty cool. It was pretty good. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
We’re dealing with old issues that aren’t ours. We carry them and we pass them on to those who come after us. I am hoping to crack some of those. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
I’ve learned to take time for myself and to treat myself with a great deal of love and respect, because I like me… I think I’m kind of cool. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
In the dark times, if you have something to hold on to, which is yourself, you’ll survive. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
I don’t really view communism as a bad thing. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
I have witnessed things the ancients would have called miracles, but they are not miracles. They are the products of someone’s dream, and they happen as the result of hard work. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
I always wore sneakers when I wanted to. It was always about being comfortable and being myself. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Inspiring Whoopi Goldberg Quotes
If I was doing a talk show, I would do the kind of show that comes on just once a month, with amazing guests. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
People have the power we give them. Words have the power we give them. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Sometimes experience trumps assumption. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
You don’t want to think something might be racist, but it might be, because your gut is telling you it is. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
When I forget how talented God is, I look to the sea. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
The Africans know I’m not an African. I’m an American. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
An actress can only play a woman. I’m an actor, I can play anything. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
I am the American Dream. I am the epitome of what the American Dream basically said. It said you could come from anywhere and be anything you want in this country. That’s exactly what I’ve done. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Famous Whoopi Goldberg Quotes
I don’t believe that there is any good career move or bad career move. I believe there are only the things that make me happy. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
I don’t like driving very much. That makes me very unhappy, because I scream a lot in the car, but other than that, life is actually pretty good. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
I used my imagination to make the grass whatever color I wanted it to be. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
I grew up in a time when it would never have occurred to anyone to tell me there was anything I couldn’t do. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
The people who can be helping to make movies that have blacks and Latinos and women and all that – that movie doesn’t come to you. Because the idea is that there’s no place for black movies. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
You’ve got to vote for someone. It’s a shame, but it’s got to be done. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
If you want to be somebody, If you want to go somewhere, you’ve got to wake up and pay attention. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Everything for me is visual. That’s just how my head works. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Really, darling, it’s a no-brainer. You know, I understand not everybody is for gay marriage. But if you’re not for gay marriage, don’t marry a gay person. That’s what I say. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
No matter what you say to yourself, you do want to win. You try to look casual, like you’re not thinking, ‘oh, please pick me.’ ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
I should not ever live with anyone, because I just don’t have the patience for it. I’m very cranky around other people. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Motivational Whoopi Goldberg Quotes
Before you judge me, look in the mirror. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
I’m as American as Chevrolet. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
I am where I am because I believe in all possibilities. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
My family is Jewish, Buddhist, Baptist and Catholic. I don’t believe in man-made religions. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
If you read to me I could tell you everything that was read. They didn’t know what it was. They knew I wasn’t lazy, but what was it? ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
For some reason, all artists have self-esteem issues. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
If you don’t look out for others, who will look out for you? ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Children are a quality of life… when our children are happy, then we are better as human beings. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
I’m a big old egotistical baby and that’s okay. I can accept it. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
Who amongst us doesn’t want to be a hero? ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
We’re here for a reason. I believe a bit of the reason is to throw little torches out to lead people through the dark. ~ Whoopi Goldberg.
So these were the 73 top Whoopi Goldberg quotes on life and movies from the famous comedian.