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List of the most desirable personality traits in women and men. Wondering how to be successful, how to be charming and how to become popular? This crowdsourced list contains the best characteristics that people can have, as agreed upon by a community of voters who have ranked the list. These traits are what women really want and what men like; they are what people strive to be and what others look for in a mate.

The best qualities in a person will vary, based on the person assessing or being assessed, but there's no denying there are certain qualities to look for in a person that are common across the board. Most people would agree that the best traits in a person include being trustworthy, loyal, and fun, but else constitutes the best quality traits in a person?

When it comes to looking for the greatest qualities in a friend or the best qualities in a mate, there are questions to be answered when determining what your compatibility with another person will be like "does my mate value the same qualities I do" or "do my friend and I share the same qualities".

What are the top qualities in a person? What are the best personality traits? What are the most important qualities in a person? Whether you're trying to determine the best qualities in another person or trying to answer the question "what qualities should I have", this is a great place to see what qualities other people value.
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Trustworthy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Trustworthy

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+ - 3,290 234
Loyal is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Loyal

3
+ - 2,941 206
Loving is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Loving

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+ - 2,206 337
Moral is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Moral

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+ - 2,627 348
Funny is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Funny

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+ - 2,935 419
Intelligent is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Intelligent

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+ - 2,209 193
Compassionate is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person

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+ - 1,918 102
Supportive is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Supportive

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+ - 1,917 346
Optimistic is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Optimistic

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+ - 1,954 193
Fun is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Fun

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+ - 1,588 243
Confident is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Confident

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+ - 1,364 246
Peaceful is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Peaceful

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+ - 1,584 302
Creative is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Creative

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+ - 1,251 479
Well Read is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Well Read

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+ - 1,588 309
Down to Earth is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Down to Earth

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+ - 1,516 260
Calm is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Calm

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+ - 1,460 205
Wise is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Wise

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+ - 1,460 648
Attractive is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Attractive

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+ - 1,570 219
Hard Working is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Hard Working

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+ - 1,257 284
Resourceful is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Resourceful

21
+ - 1,014 67
Genuine is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Genuine

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+ - 1,414 129
Has Self Respect is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Has Self Respect

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+ - 1,121 335
Likes Animals is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Likes Animals

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+ - 1,147 276
Well Spoken is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Well Spoken

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+ - 1,089 229
Nurturing is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Nurturing

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+ - 1,151 227
Critical Thinker is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Critical Thinker

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+ - 874 387
Sensitive is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Sensitive

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+ - 1,283 466
Doesn't Smoke is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Doesn't Smoke

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+ - 412 20
Honesty is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person

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+ - 1,027 250
Adventurous is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Adventurous

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+ - 923 199
Fiscally Responsible is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Fiscally Responsible

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+ - 488 26
Sense of Humor is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person

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+ - 313 61
Educated is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person

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+ - 906 274
Family Oriented is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Family Oriented

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+ - 902 342
Sober is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Sober

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+ - 304 40
Intelligence is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person

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+ - 847 200
Disciplined is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Disciplined

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+ - 693 366
Musical is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Musical

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+ - 383 37
Understanding is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person

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+ - 736 146
Foward Thinker is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Foward Thinker

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+ - 701 335
Artistic is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Artistic

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+ - 498 456
Introverted is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Introverted

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+ - 294 28
Personal Hygiene is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person

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+ - 403 25
Thoughtful is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Thoughtful

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+ - 276 53
Confident is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person

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+ - 806 256
Employed is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Employed

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+ - 300 39
Independent is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Independent

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+ - 224 81
Spiritual is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person

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+ - 712 143
Common Sensical is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Common Sensical

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+ - 650 1,199
Not Religious! is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Qualities in a Person
Not Religious!