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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886 146
Honesty is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Honesty
2
826 131
Integrity is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Integrity
3
815 130
Intelligence is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Intelligence
4
558 96
Diplomacy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Diplomacy
5
479 78
Determined is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Determined
6
494 90
Listening Skills is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Listening Skills
7
519 100
Good Instincts is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Good Instincts
8
440 77
Open Mind is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Open Mind
9
531 125
Morality is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Morality
10
361 76
Passion is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Passion
11
363 78
Loyalty is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Loyalty
12
351 80
Patience is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Patience
13
348 83
Empathy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Empathy
14
354 94
Bravery is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Bravery
15
322 82
Toughness is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Toughness
16
328 88
Thoughtfulness is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Thoughtfulness
17
74 4
Foresight is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
bigblue1ca added Foresight
18
245 72
Tirelessness is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Tirelessness
19
297 105
Charisma is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Charisma
20
260 85
Tact is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Tact
21
242 85
Independence is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Independence
22
270 103
Optimism is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Optimism
23
255 107
Humor is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Humor
24
224 115
Experience is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Experience
25
196 102
Likability is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Important Qualities in Politicians
Likability