There are two points you need to remember when handling knives. First, you need to keep them sharp. Knives that are dull won’t serve you well. You can have them sharpened by an expert or you can do it with stone or steel.
Second, have a good grip of your knives. Feel your knives. If they make a good fit in your hands you may consider buying them. Too large or too small kitchen knives might cost you trouble.
Make sure you’re comfortable when using your knives. Kitchen knives make a wonderful and excellent collection just make sure you handle them properly and always keep safety your priority.