First lady Laura Bush and daughters Barbara (left) and Jenna applaud as President George W. Bush enters the House chamber to deliver his final State of the Union address Jan. 28, 2008, at the Capitol.
From left, former first lady Barbara Bush and former presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush hold hands during the invocation during the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Center on April 25, 2013, in Dallas.
President Richard Nixon and first lady Pat Nixon, starting out on their historic trip to mainland China, say goodbye to their daughters on the South Lawn of the White House on Feb. 17, 1972. Tricia Cox hugs the first lady while the president is kissed by his other daughter, Julie Eisenhower.
Once he's done promoting "Portraits of Courage," Bush said he looks forward to resuming a quiet post-presidential life. He said that his parents, former President George H.W. Bush and former first lady Barbara Bush, are doing "remarkably well" after some recent health scares. He stays in touch with numerous former administration officials, from former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice to former Chief of Staff Josh Bolten. He paints, and he devotes time to the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas. 2b1af7f3a8