traits of a good programmer



  • say please and thank you
  • show respect for the other person's opinion, never say "you're wrong"
  • if you are wrong, admit it
  • talk about your own mistakes before criticizing
  • be a good listener
  • be a good friend and a good son
  • don't criticize, condemn, or complain
  • give honest and sincere appreciation
  • treat people well
  • become genuinely interested in other people
  • breathe clean air
  • exercise your body, mind and spirit