It all starts with not going to stupid places, or going with stupid people, or going to to do stupid things. If I wouldn’t go there without a gun, why would I go there with a gun?
It never hurts to be polite, holding the door for people, etc. Most importantly, don’t drink AT ALL when armed.
Don’t forget road rage. You cannot engage in road rage! As gun carriers, there is a higher standard for our behaviors.
We have given up the right to act like a jerk when we carry a gun.
If you do end up in a situation where you have to use a firearm, that should only happen if you have the correct answer to one question. Will a life be saved if I use this gun?