The Best Qualities in a Person Anything
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The Best Qualities in a Person

List Criteria: Vote on the qualities you look for in friends and lovers

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.
List is ranked by a combination of each item's votes & positioning in reranks
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    most listed
    Trustworthy

    100
  2. 2
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    Loyal

    95
  3. 3
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    the people's #1
    Intelligent

    92
  4. 4
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    Loving

    91
  5. 5
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    Funny

    89
  6. 6
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    Moral

    85
  7. 7
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    Good Listener

    82
  8. 8
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    77
    added by: analise.dubner
  9. 9
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    Optimistic

    76
  10. 10
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    Attractive

    76
  11. 11
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    Well Read

    75
  12. 12
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    Down to Earth

    73
  13. 13
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    Calm

    72
  14. 14
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    ranked low on reranks
    Fun

    70
  15. 15
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    Confident

    69
    added by: Keaton
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    Creative

    67
  17. 17
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    Resourceful

    67
  18. 18
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    Nurturing

    63
  19. 19
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    Wise

    62
  20. 20
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    Doesn't Smoke

    61
  21. 21
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    Likes Animals

    60
  22. 22
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    Peaceful

    59
  23. 23
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    Well Spoken

    59
  24. 24
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    Hard Working

    58
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Well Traveled

    58
  26. 26
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    Supportive

    58
    added by: laide
  27. 27
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    Critical Thinker

    56
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    Sober

    56
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    Has Self Respect

    55
    added by: Keaton
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    Fiscally Responsible

    55
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Not Religious!

    54
    added by: Fisheswithfeet
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    Artistic

    52
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    Adventurous

    52
  34. 34
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    Sensitive

    52
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    ranked low on reranks
    Mature

    52
    added by: Keaton
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    Family Oriented

    51
  37. 37
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    Employed

    50
  38. 38
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    Musical

    49
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Rich

    47
  40. 40
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    Awesome

    47
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    Well Written

    45
  42. 42
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    Doesn't Care About Money

    45
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    Introverted

    44
  44. 44
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    Knows What a Philips Screwdriver Is

    44
    added by: BostonBruins
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    Athletic

    43
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    Quiet

    43
  47. 47
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    Disciplined

    41
    added by: Srinidhi S U
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    Tech Savvy

    41
  49. 49
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    Sexually Uninhibited

    40
  50. 50
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    Well Traveled

    40
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