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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2,761 141
Loyal is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Loyal

2
2,677 107
Honest is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
cjn37 added Honest

3
2,905 133
Trustworthy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Trustworthy

4
2,626 115
Loving is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Loving

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2,393 156
Responsible is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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2,277 100
Kind is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Kind

7
2,197 191
Good Listener is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good Listener

8
2,226 285
Smart is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Smart

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1,944 225
Moral is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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1,857 126
Has Integrity is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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2,168 82
Good Sense of Humor is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
RhondaDolan added Good Sense of Humor

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1,871 115
Thoughtful is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Thoughtful

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1,643 311
Generous is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Generous

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1,863 251
Confident is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Confident

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1,862 116
Faithful is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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1,751 185
Clean is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Clean

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1,377 185
Easy Going is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Easy Going

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1,166 44
Respectful is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added Respectful

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1,452 315
Available is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Available

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1,718 78
Truthful is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Truthful

21
1,619 526
Attractive is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Attractive

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1,319 93
Appreciative is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added Appreciative

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1,619 474
Good in Bed is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good in Bed

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1,581 185
Good Communicator is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good Communicator

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1,630 64
Doesn't Run Away When Problems... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
pmmom38 added Doesn't Run Away When Problems Arise

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1,772 94
Love Me for Who I Am is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
RebeccaYeongJenWu added Love Me for Who I Am

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1,380 139
Sympathetic is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Sympathetic

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1,377 230
Good With Kids is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good With Kids

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1,368 198
Employed is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Employed

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765 20
Respects Me is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Respects Me

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1,274 107
Dedicated is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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1,281 147
Work Ethic is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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1,253 167
Down to Earth is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Down to Earth

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1,250 176
Calm is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Calm

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913 50
Has Patience is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added Has Patience

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1,027 390
Well Read is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Well Read

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1,167 223
Likes Animals is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Likes Animals

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1,074 288
Spontaneous is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Spontaneous

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968 147
Good Kisser is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
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1,186 363
Provider is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Provider

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564 51
Cherishes Me is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Cherishes Me

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1,288 149
Not a Cheater or Thinks About ... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
pmmom38 added Not a Cheater or Thinks About Sex 24/7

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1,039 223
Well Spoken is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Well Spoken

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1,012 244
Creative is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Creative

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1,081 185
Wise is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Wise

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975 199
Puts You First is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
pmmom38 added Puts You First

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563 62
Respectful to My Friends is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
KaylaBField added Respectful to My Friends

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1,073 382
Strong is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Strong

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830 163
Goal Oriented is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

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466 61
Honors Me is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Honors Me