People who value security prioritize safety and stability in their personal environment as well as more broadly in their community and country. Like power, security is a value that emphasizes avoiding or seizing control over uncertainty in one’s environment. And like conformity, security stresses the drive to protect order and harmony.
People who value security desire stable love. They value loyalty and reliability in their partner. Feeling safe in a relationship is of utmost important to these people. They tend to desire long, durable relationships to fast and ending bouts of love. They are willing to give much of their energy, love, and attention to their partners needs when they feel safe in a relationship, but depending on their dating history might be reluctant to give all of themselves until they feel truly safe with their partner.