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The Best Qualities in a Person

Updated February 20, 2020 182.8k votes 23.3k voters 884.8k 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
    7,662
    671

    Loyal

  • 2
    5,187
    408

    Supportive

  • 3
    8,984
    913

    Trustworthy

  • 4
    2,291
    121

    Honest

  • 5
    5,209
    556
  • 6
    6,657
    793

    Loving

  • 7
    1,972
    112
  • 8
    3,130
    246

    Genuine

  • 9
    2,467
    127
  • 10
    2,988
    330

    Has Self Respect

  • 11
    2,083
    180
  • 12
    1,527
    136

    Good Manners

  • 13
    3,791
    509

    Fun

  • 14
    1,675
    158
  • 15
    5,526
    867

    Funny

  • 16
    1,573
    97

    Thoughtful

  • 17
    3,383
    463
  • 18
    5,636
    1,092

    Intelligent

  • 19
    3,203
    540

    Down to Earth

  • 20
    5,194
    1,026

    Moral

  • 21
    1,298
    105
  • 22
    746
    31

    Kind

  • 23
    2,907
    554
  • 24
    3,108
    616

    Peaceful

  • 25
    722
    28

    Respectful