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As this is apparently quite personal and mostly orthogonal to the average popularity of the Haydn symphonies, e.g. all but 3 of the Paris+London are in the undistinguished middle,
I'd suggest to other listeners either to go with received wisdom or generate a random number between 1 and 104 to decide what to listen to ;)
 

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I was pretty sure there had been a similar thread as understandably people feel a bit overwhelmed in facing 100+ works. I also doubt that many people can keep so many works in their mind, i.e. as soon as one ends a listening project the pieces that didn't have such an impact will fade (or not even have been in memory at all). I have known some of these works for over 30 years and around 2008-09 I listened to all of them somewhat systematically. But even consulting notes, I'd have to lie that I remembered anything about #15 or #16 or 66. For others, like your favs 58 and 61 I have very vague recollections but I'd also have to relisten for anything close to a ranking. So I ranking by me would name several degrees of favorites but the unremembered would be left out, together with the remembered but not that well-liked.

Favorites:
31, 42, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 54, 59, 63, 70, 73, 76, 77, 80, 82-95, 97-99, 101-104

very good/interesting/remembered and recommended:
6-8, 21, 22, 26, 30, 34, 39, 41, 43, 50-53, 56, 57, 60, 64, 69, 78, 79, 81, 96, 100, 105

there are probably at least 15 of the remaining ca. 40 pieces I'd rate as good and worthwhile listening (but do not remember well enough, e.g. 61 or 71). The "name pieces" I like less than many listeners are probably 22, 43, 55, 100.
 

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My favorites of the Paris set are 86 and 82. I think of 83 only the first movement is up with them and its movements 3+4 are slightly disappointing (partly because the minor mode is not taken up again); it's still a favorite, just not a top favorite.
I realized that 37 or so top favorites I named above are still a lot for someone dipping into this body of work.
So cutting down to 18 favorites that also cover at least some of the earlier works, I'd probably get to

31,44,45,48,49,70,82,83,86,88,90,92,94,99,101,102,103,104

This doesn't mean I think 31 or 49 are better than e.g. 84 or 98 (I don't), but they increase the breadth; I'd even consider swapping a fav like 99 for 100 or 105 to include works, I am not that fond of but they have specific characteristics not as clearly shown in others.
 
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