I suppose wisdom is where you find it. Take this for example:
- Breathe Slowly and Deeply – to calm the natural tendency to over-react and become agitated.
I realize we talk about the elevator speech, and elevator speeches, but this is written on the elevator wall, for all to see. It comes right under the headline "should your exit be delayed due to a power outage or mechanical malfunction."
Wow, a Zen elevator. Who would have guessed. Zen and the art of up and down.
I wonder how much good it does.
Elevators in hospitals around here often have signs that read "semper discretus" (or something like that.
By action and by response to direct question few people sporting medical gear knew what it meant or thought it applied to them.