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The Best Qualities in a Person

Updated February 20, 2020 179.0k votes 23.7k voters 897.3k views69 items

List RulesVote up the qualities you value, enjoy, and are drawn to in the people in your life.

What are the best, most positive personality traits a person can have? This is a crowdsourced list of the most desirable attributes and qualities men and women and have, ranked by people like you. Wondering how others become well-liked with great personalities? These admirable character traits are what women really want and what men like; they are what people strive to be and what others look for in a mate.

The best qualities in a person will vary, based on the person assessing or being assessed, but there's no denying there are certain qualities to look for in a person that are common across the board. Most people would agree that the best traits in a person include being trustworthy, loyal, and fun, but what else constitutes the best quality traits in a person?

When it comes to looking for the greatest qualities in a friend or the best qualities in a mate, there are questions to be answered when determining what your compatibility with another person will be like "does my mate value the same qualities I do" or "do my friend and I share the same qualities."

What are the top qualities in a person? What are some examples of unique personality traits? What are the most important qualities in a person? Whether you're trying to determine the best qualities in another person or trying to answer the question "what qualities should I have," this is a great place to see what qualities other people value.

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  • 1
    7,561
    683

    Loyal

  • 2
    5,142
    417

    Supportive

  • 3
    8,717
    880

    Trustworthy

  • 4
    2,486
    147

    Honest

  • 5
    5,114
    563
  • 6
    6,456
    774

    Loving

  • 7
    3,103
    255

    Genuine

  • 8
    2,568
    142
  • 9
    2,019
    128
  • 10
    2,098
    190
  • 11
    2,929
    341

    Has Self Respect

  • 12
    1,546
    144

    Good Manners

  • 13
    3,732
    505

    Fun

  • 14
    5,321
    834

    Funny

  • 15
    1,571
    98

    Thoughtful

  • 16
    3,294
    457
  • 17
    1,680
    171
  • 18
    5,429
    1,045

    Intelligent

  • 19
    3,120
    536

    Down to Earth

  • 20
    1,311
    107
  • 21
    4,983
    982

    Moral

  • 22
    763
    33

    Respectful

  • 23
    2,824
    537
  • 24
    3,004
    590

    Peaceful

  • 25
    785
    37

    Kind