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    I'm absolutely strict about it. When I land, I put my watch right, and I don't care what I feel like, I will go to bed at half past eleven. If that means going to bed early or late, that's what I live by. As soon as you get there, live by that time.

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  2. 9

    I think a major element of jetlag is psychological. Nobody ever tells me what time it is at home.

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    I suffer much less than many of my colleagues. I am perfectly able to go to Australia and film within three hours of arrival.

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    Getting to places like Bangkok or Singapore was a hell of a sweat. But when you got there it was the back of beyond. It was just a series of small tin sheds.

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    Before the BBC, I joined the Navy in order to travel.

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    People are not going to care about animal conservation unless they think that animals are worthwhile.

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    You know, it is a terrible thing to appear on television, because people think that you actually know what you're talking about.

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    It seems to me that the natural world is the greatest source of excitement; the greatest source of visual beauty; the greatest source of intellectual interest. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.

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    It is that range of biodiversity that we must care for - the whole thing - rather than just one or two stars.

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    I just wish the world was twice as big and half of it was still unexplored.

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