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The Best Qualities in a Person

Updated February 20, 2020 176.2k votes 24.1k voters 908.7k 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
    7,526
    675

    Loyal

  • 2
    5,140
    408

    Supportive

  • 3
    8,569
    848

    Trustworthy

  • 4
    2,572
    152

    Honest

  • 5
    5,063
    548
  • 6
    6,346
    753

    Loving

  • 7
    2,635
    149
  • 8
    2,047
    133
  • 9
    3,118
    254

    Genuine

  • 10
    2,119
    199
  • 11
    2,894
    339

    Has Self Respect

  • 12
    1,576
    147

    Good Manners

  • 13
    3,670
    489

    Fun

  • 14
    1,582
    100

    Thoughtful

  • 15
    5,185
    798

    Funny

  • 16
    3,239
    442
  • 17
    1,677
    174
  • 18
    5,274
    1,008

    Intelligent

  • 19
    3,045
    523

    Down to Earth

  • 20
    4,832
    940

    Moral

  • 21
    1,301
    109
  • 22
    2,753
    520
  • 23
    796
    38

    Respectful

  • 24
    2,916
    572

    Peaceful

  • 25
    815
    41

    Kind