As with all things knitting, needle preference is such a personal choice. I can only recommend going with whichever one feels best to you, and if possible test driving each kind before committing to a full set of either.
justcharlotte on Ravelry
to catch up on my knitting after my HS reunion weekend
“Properly practiced, knitting soothes the troubled spirit, and it doesn't hurt the untroubled spirit either.”
― Elizabeth Zimmerman