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In love, the one who runs away is the winner
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"In love, the one who runs away is the winner"

- Henri Matisse

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This quote by Henri Matisse suggests that in love, the individual who is able to distance themselves emotionally is the one who will ultimately come out on top. This could be interpreted in a few different ways. To start with, it might be seen as a cautioning to those who are in a relationship to not end up being too emotionally invested, as it might lead to distress. Second of all, it might be seen as a pointer to those who remain in a relationship to not end up being too depending on their partner, as it could result in feelings of insecurity and possessiveness. Finally, it could be seen as a tip to those who are in a relationship to not become too attached, as it might lead to feelings of jealousy and animosity. Eventually, this quote is a pointer that in love, the one who is able to keep their range emotionally is the one who will triumph.

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Henri Matisse This quote is written / told by Henri Matisse between December 31, 1869 and November 3, 1954. He was a famous Artist from France. The author also have 31 other quotes.

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