Passion is by far the most attractive thing about anyone. Someone who is invigorated/excited by whatever it may be (knitting, films, milkshakes, rainy days, etc...anything.) Intelligence is the other big one for me.
I don't need very much more than good company to be happy. I'm a homebody and like the simple things in life (reading, playing a board game or playing music is more than enough to please me for a night).
Books: 1984, The Foundation series, Christopher Moore, A Song of Ice and Fire series, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, Why Zebras Don't Get Ulcers
Poetry: Dylan Thomas, Yeats, Whitman, Shakespeare (sonnets), etc.
Film: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Blue Is The Warmest Color, Her, Monty Python films,
Music: George Harrison, Tom Waits, The Beatles, Elliott Smith, Bill Frisell, Chet Baker, Leonard Cohen, Chris Thile, Fleet Foxes, Neutral Milk Hotel, David Bowie, Rural Alberta Advantage, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, etc
TV: Community, Arrested Development, IT Crowd, Battlestar Galactica, Mighty Boosh, Mad Men, Breaking Bad, Firefly, the Wire, Doctor Who, Monty Python's Flying Circus, etc
Exactly how the cottage/house I'm going to the country will be. It's an intricate and extensive plan. Oh, the wraparound porches there will be.