I think every pilot will give you a different answer.
I've noticed one trend, at least on these boards. While many pilots have a favorite, most are happy to fly any airliner. Basic airmanship does not change. Yoke vs. stick can be debated to death on these boards, but in the end they are both perfecly good ways of controlling the aircraft.
"There are no stupid questions, but there are a lot of inquisitive idiots." - John Ringo