Equity Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old equity quotes, equity sayings, and equity proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Sweat equity is the most valuable equity there is. Know your business and industry better than anyone else in the world. Love what you do or don't do it.     

Mark Cuban

There is no point in retaining a brand equity if it has no traction with consumers, or has no likelihood of doing so.     

Nick Cooper

Private equity helps produce strong companies, promotes innovation and spurs job growth.      

N. Robert Hammer

There is little hope of equity where rebellion reigns.     

Philip Sidney

In matters of equity between man and man, our Saviour has taught us to put my neighbor in place of myself, and myself in place of my neighbor.     

Dr. Watts

A court of equity knows its own province.     

Sherrilyn Kenyon

Brand equity doesn't change based on economic considerations.     

Chris Jogis

All equity categories, correctly calculated, create near-identical lifelong returns. They just get there via wildly differing paths.     

Kenneth Fisher

Courts of equity have always considered it of the greatest possible importance that parties should not sleep on their rights.      

Frederick Romilly

If equity and human natural reason were allowed there would be no law, there would be no lawyers.     

Christina Stead

People used to think that private equity was basically just a compensation scheme, but it is much more about making companies more efficient.     

David Rubenstein

Ethics and equity and the principles of justice do not change with the calendar.     

David Herbert Lawrence

Private equity has been the purview of super wealthy individuals and institutions.     

Michael Lee-Chin

All infractions of love and equity in our social relations are ... punished by fear.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The role of private equity as fiduciaries is certainly to make money.     

Thomas G. Stemberg

The dimension of cultural equity needs to be added to the humane continuum of liberty, freedom of speech and religion, and social justice.     

Alan Lomax

Private equity has absolutely no reason to exist. The private equity holder has all the upside and the banks all the downside.      

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Equity capital is expensive. Every time you do a raise, you dilute.     

Fred Wilson

He who seeks equity must do equity.     

Joseph Story

This desire for equity must not lead to an excess of welfare, where nobody is responsible for anything.     

Jacques Delors

Equity is that idea of justice which contravenes the written law.     

Aristotle

The equity of providence has balanced peculiar sufferings with peculiar enjoyments.     

Samuel Johnson

There will be no equity without solidarity. There will be no justice without a social movement.      

Joia Mukherjee

It's our contention that equity may be in the money, depending on where the liabilities lie.      

David Tepper

Law and equity are two things which God has joined, but which man has put asunder.     

Charles Caleb Colton

Equity feminism is a moral doctrine about equal treatment that makes no commitments regarding open empirical issues in psychology or biology.     

Steven Pinker

Equity is the only acceptable goal.     

Paul Farmer