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Steve Irwin quotes

Yeah, for some reason parrots have to bite me. That's their job. I don't know why that is. They've nearly torn my nose off. I've had some really bad parrot bites.

I believe that education is all about being excited about something. Seeing passion and enthusiasm helps push an educational message.

I have no fear of losing my life - if I have to save a koala or a crocodile or a kangaroo or a snake, mate, I will save it.

Where I live if someone gives you a hug it's from the heart.

Every cent we earn from Crocodile Hunter goes straight back into conservation. Every single cent.

Crikey means gee whiz, wow!

I believe our biggest issue is the same biggest issue that the whole world is facing, and that's habitat destruction.

I'm a proud Australian, a very, very proud Australian.

So fear helps me from making mistakes, but I make lot of mistakes.

My belief is that what comes across on the television is a capture of my enthusiasm and my passion for wildlife.

No matter where you go and what you do in America, you turn the tele on and you're confronted with violence.

My dad taught me from my youngest childhood memories through these connections with Aboriginal and tribal people that you must always protect people's sacred status, regardless of the pest.

I get called an adrenaline junkie every other minute, and I'm just fine with that.

Since I was a boy, from this house, I was out rescuing crocodiles and snakes. My mum and dad were very passionate about that and, I was lucky enough to go along.

I've probably saved thousands of peoples' lives with my educational message on snake bites, how to get in around venomous anything.

That might have a lot to do with it, but you know, I probably don't show fear, but I suffer from fear like everyone else.

The only animals I'm not comfortable with are parrots, but I'm learning as I go. I'm getting better and better at 'em. I really am.

Yeah, I think it's an absolute disaster that Australia, the government, allowed kangaroo culling.

Yeah, I'm a thrill seeker, but crikey, education's the most important thing.

You know, I'm Australian, and we have got the worst sense of humor. We are cruel to each other.