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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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2,743 139
Loyal is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Loyal

2
2,664 107
Honest is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
cjn37 added Honest

3
2,890 133
Trustworthy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Trustworthy

4
2,613 114
Loving is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Loving

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2,377 155
Responsible is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Responsible

6
2,266 100
Kind is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Kind

7
2,188 189
Good Listener is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good Listener

8
2,216 281
Smart is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Smart

9
1,934 223
Moral is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Moral

10
1,846 125
Has Integrity is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Has Integrity

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2,155 81
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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1,859 115
Thoughtful is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Thoughtful

13
1,633 310
Generous is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Generous

14
1,853 247
Confident is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Confident

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1,849 116
Faithful is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
cjn37 added Faithful

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1,743 183
Clean is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Clean

17
1,370 183
Easy Going is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Easy Going

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1,155 44
Respectful is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added Respectful

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1,446 312
Available is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Available

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1,710 77
Truthful is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Truthful

21
1,610 525
Attractive is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Attractive

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1,312 93
Appreciative is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added Appreciative

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1,609 474
Good in Bed is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good in Bed

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1,574 184
Good Communicator is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good Communicator

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1,622 63
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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1,762 93
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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1,373 139
Sympathetic is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Sympathetic

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1,369 229
Good With Kids is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Good With Kids

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1,360 198
Employed is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Employed

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756 19
Respects Me is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Respects Me

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1,267 106
Dedicated is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Dedicated

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1,276 146
Work Ethic is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
zxray added Work Ethic

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1,248 166
Down to Earth is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Down to Earth

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1,243 176
Calm is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Calm

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1,023 388
Well Read is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Well Read

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907 50
Has Patience is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Coolza added Has Patience

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1,162 221
Likes Animals is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Likes Animals

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1,069 287
Spontaneous is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Spontaneous

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961 147
Good Kisser is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
greatdanielmarcoterritorial added Good Kisser

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1,183 362
Provider is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Provider

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561 50
Cherishes Me is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Cherishes Me

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1,282 148
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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1,035 222
Well Spoken is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Well Spoken

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1,007 244
Creative is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Creative

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1,078 184
Wise is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Wise

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970 199
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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559 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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1,068 382
Strong is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Strong

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827 162
Goal Oriented is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man

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462 60
Honors Me is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Qualities in a Man
Honors Me