The more we shelter children from every disappointment, the more devastating future disappointments will be.
— Fred G. Gosman

There is no insanity so devastating in man's life as utter sanity.
William Allen White devastating quote

The swift wind of compromise is a lot more devastating than the sudden jolt of misfortune.
— Charles Swindoll

American culture is torn between our long romance with violence and our terror of the devastation wrought by war and crime and environmental havoc.
— Katherine Dunn

A man's idea in a game of cards is war, cruel, devastating, and pitiless. A lady's idea of it is a combination of larceny, embezzlement and burglary.
— devastating quotation by Finley Peter Dunne