"Elizabeth "(Betsy)" Fry" (21 May 1780 – 12 October 1845), née "Gurney", was an England/English prison reformer, social reformer and, as a Religious Society of Friends/Quaker, a Christian philanthropist. She has sometimes been referred to as the "angel of prisons".
Fry was a major driving force behind new legislation to make the treatment of prisoners more humane, and she was supported in her efforts by the reigning monarch. Since 2001, she has been depicted on the Banknotes of the pound sterling/Bank of England £5 note.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous clergy! More Elizabeth Fry on Wikipedia.
'Take Back the Night' isn't just about domestic violence, 'Take Back the Night' is also about being safe going back to your car safety, child's safety, women' safety, men's safety - it's just about not being afraid to be out in the evening. It's for everybody not just women and children, it's for everybody.Elizabeth Fry