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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3,309 213
Loyal is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Loyal

2
3,415 175
Trustworthy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Trustworthy

3
3,170 162
Honest is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
cjn37 added Honest

4
3,107 155
Loving is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Loving

5
2,734 143
Kind is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Kind

6
2,831 215
Responsible is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Responsible

7
2,603 261
Good Listener is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good Listener

8
2,626 373
Smart is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

9
2,267 291
Moral is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Moral

10
2,194 165
Has Integrity is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Has Integrity

11
2,583 114
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
2,218 153
Thoughtful is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Thoughtful

13
1,940 365
Generous is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Generous

14
2,164 303
Confident is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

15
2,180 153
Faithful is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
cjn37 added Faithful

16
2,038 238
Clean is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Clean

17
1,500 67
Respectful is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added

18
1,641 234
Easy Going is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Easy Going

19
1,688 384
Available is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Available

20
1,903 595
Attractive is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

21
1,832 215
Good Communicator is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good Communicator

22
1,575 121
Appreciative is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added Appreciative

23
1,967 104
Truthful is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Truthful

24
1,876 559
Good in Bed is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good in Bed

25
2,026 122
Love Me for Who I Am is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
RebeccaYeongJenWu added

26
1,873 96
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
1,599 173
Sympathetic is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Sympathetic

28
1,601 231
Employed is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Employed

29
1,573 271
Good With Kids is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good With Kids

30
1,474 126
Dedicated is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Dedicated

31
998 38
Respects Me is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Respects Me

32
1,487 170
Work Ethic is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Work Ethic

33
1,442 190
Down to Earth is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Down to Earth

34
1,442 200
Calm is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

35
1,170 437
Well Read is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Well Read

36
1,102 71
Has Patience is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added Has Patience

37
1,331 272
Likes Animals is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Likes Animals

38
1,142 176
Good Kisser is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
greatdanielmarcoterritorial added Good Kisser

39
1,343 390
Provider is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Provider

40
1,215 330
Spontaneous is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Spontaneous

41
723 76
Cherishes Me is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Cherishes Me

42
1,188 251
Well Spoken is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Well Spoken

43
1,472 186
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
1,151 281
Creative is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

45
1,235 210
Wise is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

46
1,119 228
Puts You First is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
pmmom38 added Puts You First

47
706 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
964 184
Goal Oriented is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

49
1,201 417
Strong is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Strong

50
603 81
Honors Me is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Honors Me