While Simon has an established reputation as a ladies' man, he claims that he has truly loved many of his former partners and that their friendships have stood the test of time.
"I have a different kind of love [for them]. The love I have for my ex-girlfriends will always be there," the 53-year-old revealed. "So I think that's true love."
See HELLO! Online's gallery of women Simon Cowell has been romantically linked with.