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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3,257 208
Loyal is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Loyal

2
3,367 173
Trustworthy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Trustworthy

3
3,131 156
Honest is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
cjn37 added Honest

4
3,064 153
Loving is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Loving

5
2,800 209
Responsible is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Responsible

6
2,693 140
Kind is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Kind

7
2,573 254
Good Listener is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good Listener

8
2,594 366
Smart is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

9
2,232 287
Moral is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Moral

10
2,163 162
Has Integrity is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Has Integrity

11
2,547 109
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
2,188 150
Thoughtful is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Thoughtful

13
1,913 361
Generous is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Generous

14
2,142 294
Confident is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

15
2,151 149
Faithful is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
cjn37 added Faithful

16
2,016 233
Clean is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Clean

17
1,622 228
Easy Going is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Easy Going

18
1,473 65
Respectful is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added

19
1,669 375
Available is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Available

20
1,887 581
Attractive is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

21
1,811 211
Good Communicator is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good Communicator

22
1,551 118
Appreciative is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added Appreciative

23
1,946 101
Truthful is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Truthful

24
1,857 545
Good in Bed is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good in Bed

25
2,006 119
Love Me for Who I Am is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
RebeccaYeongJenWu added

26
1,854 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
1,581 171
Sympathetic is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Sympathetic

28
1,586 227
Employed is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Employed

29
1,561 270
Good With Kids is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good With Kids

30
1,463 123
Dedicated is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Dedicated

31
984 38
Respects Me is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Respects Me

32
1,476 169
Work Ethic is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Work Ethic

33
1,432 188
Down to Earth is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Down to Earth

34
1,428 200
Calm is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

35
1,161 434
Well Read is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Well Read

36
1,091 70
Has Patience is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added Has Patience

37
1,321 269
Likes Animals is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Likes Animals

38
1,130 175
Good Kisser is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
greatdanielmarcoterritorial added Good Kisser

39
1,333 388
Provider is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Provider

40
1,206 328
Spontaneous is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Spontaneous

41
714 76
Cherishes Me is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Cherishes Me

42
1,180 249
Well Spoken is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Well Spoken

43
1,460 184
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
1,142 280
Creative is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

45
1,226 209
Wise is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

46
1,107 227
Puts You First is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
pmmom38 added Puts You First

47
696 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
954 184
Goal Oriented is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

49
1,193 416
Strong is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Strong

50
593 81
Honors Me is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Honors Me