Relationships 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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Loyal is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Loyal

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3,171 151
Trustworthy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Trustworthy

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

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Responsible is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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Kind is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Kind

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

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

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Moral is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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Has Integrity is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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Good Sense of Humor is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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Thoughtful is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Thoughtful

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

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

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Faithful is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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Clean is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Clean

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Respectful is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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Easy Going is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Easy Going

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

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

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Appreciative is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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Good Communicator is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good Communicator

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

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

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Doesn't Run Away When Problems... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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Love Me for Who I Am is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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Sympathetic is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Sympathetic

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

The Best Qualities in a Woman

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

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Dedicated is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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Respects Me is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Respects Me

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Down to Earth is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Down to Earth

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Work Ethic is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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Calm is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Calm

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Has Patience is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added Has Patience

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Well Read is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Well Read

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

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

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Spontaneous is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Spontaneous

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Good Kisser is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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Cherishes Me is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Cherishes Me

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

The Biggest Turn Ons in a Person

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Not a Cheater or Thinks About ... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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Creative is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Creative

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

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Puts You First is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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Respectful to My Friends is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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Strong is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Strong

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Goal Oriented is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

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