"Yeah, I'm a thrill seeker, but crikey, education's the most important thing."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Steve Irwin on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Steve Irwin on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Steve Irwin on Aristotle
"My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors."Steve Irwin on Maya Angelou
"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."Steve Irwin on Oscar Wilde
"The first crocodile I ever caught was at nine years of age, and it was a rescue."
"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."
"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."