Elizabeth Fry - Quotes

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Punishment is not for revenge, but to lessen crime and reform the criminal. ---->>>

Oh Lord, may I be directed what to do and what to leave undone. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: May 21, 1780
Birthplace: Norwich, England
Die: 06-21, 2015
Occupation: Clergyman

Elizabeth Fry (née Gurney, often referred to as Betsy; 21 May 1780 – 12 October 1845) was an English prison reformer, social reformer and, as a 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 (wikipedia)