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He thinks (independently).
He is creative.
He doesn’t take anything at face value.
He has the guts to question the authority (someone who has more perceived power, or who could be viewed as an expert on life).
He wants to explore and test new things / solutions / methods.
He doesn’t assume I absolutely must be right.
He doesn’t assume there is only one (or only one right) way to approach a problem.
He dares to be different.
He believes in himself and his ability to come up with solutions which will be at least as good as the ones I offered.
He trusts his own judgment.
He builds his self-confidence.
It’s always possible he will come up with something even better.