"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."
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."Whoopi Goldberg on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."Whoopi Goldberg on Kurt Cobain
"All women do have a different sense of sexuality, or sense of fun, or sense of like what's sexy or cool or tough."Whoopi Goldberg on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."Whoopi Goldberg on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."Whoopi Goldberg on Bill Gates
"We're born with success. It is only others who point out our failures, and what they attribute to us as failure."
"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."
"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."
"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."
"I used my imagination to make the grass whatever color I wanted it to be."