Dating The Best Qualities in a Man  

Samantha Dillinger
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List Rules Vote on the most desirable qualities that men should have.

List of the most desirable traits in men, qualities that women want from men and look for in possible male partners. This list will help men in understanding women because the items on this list have been voted on and ranked by the public. The best qualities in a man are important to consider when choosing or seeking a mate and even when beginning a friendship. The best qualities in men are similar to the best qualities in a person, but tweaked for qualities a man should have.

When it comes to meeting new people, it's important to consider how their qualities and personal traits align with your own; there's no sense in forging a relationship with someone who doesn't share your values and qualities. This list of the top qualities in a man is meant to sort out the good qualities a man should have and list them in order of the most important qualities for men to have.

Some people would say that the best quality a man can have is her patience or her nurturing skills. Others would argue that a man's best quality is her independence or free spirit. When considering the qualities to look for in a mate, many different traits will come into play, but the qualities in a man nearer to the top of this list of the top qualities in a man are some of the basic qualities to look for in a boyfriend or mate.

What is the best quality a man can have? What are the most important personality traits in men? What are the top qualities a good man has? Defining the top qualities for men is highly subjective and will change from person to person, but this list of the greatest qualities for men to have seeks to take opinions from a variety of users and compile them into one list highlighting the best qualities in men. If you see an essential quality for a man to have isn't listed, feel free to add it to the list and make sure to vote for the essential qualities for a man to have.
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3,248 208
Loyal is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Loyal

2
3,360 173
Trustworthy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Trustworthy

3
3,123 156
Honest is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
cjn37 added Honest

4
3,057 153
Loving is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Loving

5
2,795 207
Responsible is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Responsible

6
2,686 139
Kind is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Kind

7
2,567 254
Good Listener is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good Listener

8
2,587 365
Smart is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

9
2,229 286
Moral is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Moral

10
2,159 161
Has Integrity is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Has Integrity

11
2,539 108
Good Sense of Humor is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
RhondaDolan added Good Sense of Humor

12
2,182 150
Thoughtful is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Thoughtful

13
1,907 361
Generous is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Generous

14
2,138 292
Confident is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

15
2,146 148
Faithful is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
cjn37 added Faithful

16
2,012 232
Clean is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Clean

17
1,618 228
Easy Going is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Easy Going

18
1,470 65
Respectful is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added

19
1,666 375
Available is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Available

20
1,884 580
Attractive is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

21
1,809 211
Good Communicator is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good Communicator

22
1,548 118
Appreciative is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added Appreciative

23
1,942 101
Truthful is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Truthful

24
1,853 545
Good in Bed is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good in Bed

25
2,002 119
Love Me for Who I Am is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
RebeccaYeongJenWu added

26
1,851 92
Doesn't Run Away When Problems... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
pmmom38 added Doesn't Run Away When Problems Arise

27
1,578 171
Sympathetic is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Sympathetic

28
1,583 225
Employed is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Employed

29
1,560 270
Good With Kids is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good With Kids

30
1,461 123
Dedicated is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Dedicated

31
980 38
Respects Me is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Respects Me

32
1,473 169
Work Ethic is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Work Ethic

33
1,429 188
Down to Earth is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Down to Earth

34
1,426 199
Calm is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

35
1,158 433
Well Read is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Well Read

36
1,087 70
Has Patience is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added Has Patience

37
1,319 269
Likes Animals is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Likes Animals

38
1,331 388
Provider is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Provider

39
1,125 175
Good Kisser is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
greatdanielmarcoterritorial added Good Kisser

40
1,204 328
Spontaneous is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Spontaneous

41
711 76
Cherishes Me is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Cherishes Me

42
1,177 249
Well Spoken is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Well Spoken

43
1,458 183
Not a Cheater or Thinks About ... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
pmmom38 added Not a Cheater or Thinks About Sex 24/7

44
1,139 280
Creative is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

45
1,225 208
Wise is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

46
1,104 227
Puts You First is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
pmmom38 added Puts You First

47
694 81
Respectful to My Friends is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
KaylaBField added Respectful to My Friends

48
952 184
Goal Oriented is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

49
1,192 415
Strong is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Strong

50
591 81
Honors Me is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Honors Me