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    Cameron Diaz Gave The Best Dating Advice To Her Fans And Now I Feel Ready To Put Myself Back Out There

    "If the other person is not holding onto you, let go of them."

    If you need dating advice, just ask Cameron Diaz.

    Cameron Diaz arrives for the German premiere of the film 'Sex Tape' in a brightly-colored strapless dress with matching lipstick
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    Diaz has been in a long-term relationship with her partner, Benji Madden. In 2015, they got married and later welcomed their daughter, Raddix.

    The actor gave some helpful advice during a new episode of The Drew Barrymore Show. And it all started when Barrymore’s co-host, Ross Mathews, told a story about his friend.

    Cameron Diaz attends the MPTF Celebration for health and fitness
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    "I have a girlfriend who kept saying, ‘These guys keep leaving me, they keep leaving me,' [and], I go, ‘Well what are the first dates like?'" he shared.

    Cameron Diaz attends the "Schiaparelli And Prada: Impossible Conversations" Costume Institute Gala
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    "She said, ‘Well I ask them if they want kids.' Girl, what are you doing on date one?” he asked. “You don't ask if you want kids — you ask if you like pizza or the color blue."

    Cameron Diaz attends a photocall for "Sex Tape"
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    However, Diaz thought that Mathews’ friend might not have been out of line.

    Cameron Diaz arrives at the 2009 Film Independent Spirit Awards
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    "So, she was a natural hardballer from the beginning because she is like, ‘This is what I want. Are you in?' No? So, she shouldn't be looking at it [like] they are leaving her; she should be going, ‘You know what, you don't add up to me — you're not at my place,' but that's OK,” Diaz responded.

    Cameron Diaz attends the "Annie" World Premiere
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    "Then you at least know that we are not in the same place," Diaz continued. "And I think that's what dating is all about."

    Cameron Diaz attends a photocall for "Annie"
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    "And mostly, if the other person is not holding onto you, let go of them."

    Cameron Diaz attends the UK film premiere of 'What To Expect When You're Expecting'
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    I heard that! You can watch Diaz’s full interview below:

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