"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."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Steve Irwin on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Steve Irwin on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Steve Irwin on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Steve Irwin on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Steve Irwin on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The first crocodile I ever caught was at nine years of age, and it was a rescue."
"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."
"There's a lot of research behind the scenes that you don't get to see, but I have an instinct that my dad nurtured from when I was born. I was very lucky then."
"I believe that education is all about being excited about something. Seeing passion and enthusiasm helps push an educational message."
"Yeah, I'm a thrill seeker, but crikey, education's the most important thing."