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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3,224 154
Trustworthy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Trustworthy

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2,990 133
Honest is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
cjn37 added Honest

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2,926 136
Loving is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Loving

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2,675 183
Responsible is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Responsible

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2,565 122
Kind is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Kind

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2,460 227
Good Listener is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good Listener

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2,470 341
Smart is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

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2,140 258
Moral is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Moral

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2,059 144
Has Integrity is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Has Integrity

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2,417 95
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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2,084 126
Thoughtful is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Thoughtful

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1,834 334
Generous is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Generous

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2,057 272
Confident is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

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2,059 132
Faithful is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
cjn37 added Faithful

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1,932 212
Clean is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Clean

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1,380 51
Respectful is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added Respectful

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1,540 202
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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1,802 560
Attractive is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

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1,740 193
Good Communicator is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good Communicator

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1,478 103
Appreciative is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added Appreciative

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1,869 86
Truthful is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Truthful

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1,785 522
Good in Bed is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good in Bed

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1,779 75
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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1,931 105
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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1,516 156
Sympathetic is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Sympathetic

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1,507 214
Employed is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Employed

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1,504 252
Good With Kids is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good With Kids

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913 27
Respects Me is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Respects Me

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1,403 114
Dedicated is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Dedicated

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1,375 178
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
zxray added Work Ethic

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1,375 186
Calm is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

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1,028 58
Has Patience is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added Has Patience

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1,108 420
Well Read is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Well Read

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1,271 251
Likes Animals is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Likes Animals

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1,286 375
Provider is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Provider

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1,165 310
Spontaneous is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Spontaneous

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1,073 165
Good Kisser is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
greatdanielmarcoterritorial added Good Kisser

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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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1,132 234
Well Spoken is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Well Spoken

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1,403 168
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

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1,097 264
Creative is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

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1,178 198
Wise is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

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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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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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Honors Me is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Honors Me

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

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