Culture The Most Important Qualities in Politicians  

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The most important qualities in politicians are listed here for your viewing, ranking, and voting pleasure. When one thinks of character traits that make a good politician, one thinks of things like integrity and optimism. It takes an intelligent, loyal, and likable person to win any election (whether on the local, state, or national level) let alone succeed as a president. Vote for the qualities of good politicians that you think are the most important.

From tact to charisma, possessing specific traits is critical when communicating with international leaders and constituents alike. That's why leadership qualities should include things like being a diplomatic person... characteristics like integrity and likability that help a person both campaign and lead a body of people. Undetermined politicians who do things based on party lines rather than based on their own morality and sense of independence belong in the category of negative characteristics for politicians.

This is a list that outlines the best qualities in a politician. Whether you consider yourself a political person or a completely neutral person, politician's actions directly affect you and your everyday life. Upvote the political characteristics you think are the most important! 
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871 144
Honesty is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Honesty
2
816 130
Integrity is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Integrity
3
803 128
Intelligence is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Intelligence
4
547 95
Diplomacy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Diplomacy
5
473 76
Determined is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Determined
6
485 89
Listening Skills is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Listening Skills
7
513 99
Good Instincts is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Good Instincts
8
435 77
Open Mind is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Open Mind
9
525 125
Morality is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Morality
10
356 74
Passion is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Passion
11
359 77
Loyalty is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Loyalty
12
347 79
Patience is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Patience
13
343 83
Empathy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Empathy
14
348 94
Bravery is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Bravery
15
317 82
Toughness is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Toughness
16
323 88
Thoughtfulness is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Thoughtfulness
17
240 72
Tirelessness is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Tirelessness
18
293 104
Charisma is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Charisma
19
69 4
Foresight is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
bigblue1ca added Foresight
20
254 85
Tact is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Tact
21
238 84
Independence is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Independence
22
266 103
Optimism is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Optimism
23
250 107
Humor is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Humor
24
221 113
Experience is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Experience
25
192 102
Likability is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Likability