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The Best Qualities in a Person

Updated February 20, 2020 172.1k votes 24.3k voters 915.2k 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
    7,390
    666

    Loyal

  • 2
    5,047
    405

    Supportive

  • 3
    8,376
    821

    Trustworthy

  • 4
    2,576
    151

    Honest

  • 5
    6,206
    729

    Loving

  • 6
    4,966
    537
  • 7
    2,035
    132
  • 8
    2,675
    152
  • 9
    3,052
    244

    Genuine

  • 10
    2,092
    194
  • 11
    3,571
    476

    Fun

  • 12
    1,554
    147

    Good Manners

  • 13
    2,831
    330

    Has Self Respect

  • 14
    5,021
    773

    Funny

  • 15
    1,561
    97

    Thoughtful

  • 16
    3,150
    433
  • 17
    5,105
    979

    Intelligent

  • 18
    2,966
    516

    Down to Earth

  • 19
    801
    36

    Respectful

  • 20
    1,638
    170
  • 21
    4,689
    906

    Moral

  • 22
    1,267
    105
  • 23
    2,677
    509
  • 24
    2,838
    555

    Peaceful

  • 25
    820
    41

    Kind