PR guru Max Clifford was "greedy" and liked women, but was never interested in "silly little girls", he told told Southwark Crown Court today.
The 70-year-old told prosecutor Rosina Cottage QC: "I was not sexually frustrated which was what you suggested.
"I was very happy with my sex life and I didn't need to impress young girls to achieve any kind of sexual satisfaction or interest or stimulation.
"It has never been me, that's not the person I ever was. I happen to like women, yes sure, and I have had some wonderful relationships in my life. I like women, is that a crime?"
Clifford is standing trial accused of 11 counts of indecent assault against seven girls and women, all of which he denies.
An anonymous letter from an alleged victim to publicist Max Clifford was read out in court today.
A woman said she contemplated suicide after being sexually abused by Max Clifford who "took pleasure in degrading her", a court has heard.