_ "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."
_"I get called an adrenaline junkie every other minute, and I'm just fine with that."
_"Fear helps me from making mistakes, but I make lot of mistakes."
_"Crikey, mate. You're far safer dealing with crocodiles and western diamondback rattlesnakes than the executives and the producers and all those sharks in the big MGM building." — comparing dealing with deadly animals with show business."
_ "Crikey!" — his catch phrase, exclaimed repeatedly during his television show whenever something interesting happens.