"About half my work in education is U.S. political reform around school districts and charter schools, and creating more room for entrepreneurial organizations to develop. And about half on technology, which I look at as a global platform."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Reed Hastings on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Reed Hastings on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Reed Hastings 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."Reed Hastings 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."Reed Hastings on Oscar Wilde
"In fact, technology has been the story of human progress from as long back as we know. In 100 years people will look back on now and say, 'That was the Internet Age.' And computers will be seen as a mere ingredient to the Internet Age."
"What's got me excited about the education space is the growth of the Internet over the next 10, 20, 30 years."
"When we think about online learning, it's such 'early days.' Bill Gates is a wildly smart insightful guy. Yet, even a guy as smart and insightful as that, 30 years ago can say things like,'Who's every going to need more than 640K of memory?'"
"We have a very wide range of content, but the brand-newest movies, what's happening with those is a $30 pay-per-view option - not from Netflix but from DirecTV and others - of movies that are in the theater."
"Our brand at Netflix is really focused on movies and TV shows."