Tributes, sympathies pour in for former First Lady Nancy Reagan

The death of Nancy Reagan on Sunday has brought an outpouring of sympathy and honor for the former first lady from around the world and across political parties.

"Nancy Reagan once wrote that nothing could prepare you for living in the White House," said President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama, in offering condolences to the Reagan family.

"She was right, of course. We were fortunate to benefit from her proud example, and her warm and generous advice. ... And we remain grateful for Nancy Reagan's life, thankful for her guidance, and prayerful that she and her beloved husband are together again."

Former President George W. Bush responded to the passing of former First Lady Nancy Reagan.

Former GOP California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger said: "Nancy Reagan was one of my heroes. She served as first lady with unbelievable power, class and grace and left her mark on the world."

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