Twitter blew up when Hillary Clinton formally accepted the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination on Thursday. The following is a selection of reactions, from Clinton supporters and her Republican opponent Donald Trump:
President Barack Obama

@POTUS
“Great speech. She’s tested. She’s ready. She never quits. That’s why Hillary should be our next @POTUS. (She’ll get the Twitter handle, too)”
Donald Trump, Republican presidential candidate
@realDonaldTrump
“No one has worse judgement than Hillary Clinton – corruption and devastation follows her wherever she goes.”
Senator Bernie Sanders, Clinton’s primary rival
@BernieSanders
“I congratulate @HillaryClinton on this historic achievement. We are stronger together.”
Donald Trump
@realDonaldTrump
“Our way of life is under threat by Radical Islam and Hillary Clinton cannot even bring herself to say the words.”
Nicholas Kristof, New York Times columnist
@NickKristof
“Hillary Clinton was never renowned for oratory, but tonight’s speech was the best I’ve ever seen her give–esp when standing up to Trump”
Jon Lovett, TV writer and producer
@jonlovett
“Last week was a convention about Donald Trump. This is a convention about America. I like America better.”
Bill Clinton
@billclinton
“More than ever, I’m with her, our next President.”
Rich Galen, former press secretary to Republican House speaker Newt Gingrich
@richgalen
“How can it be that I am standing at my kitchen counter sobbing because of the messages being driven at the DNC? Where has the GOP gone?”
Sam Tanenhaus, author

@samtanenhaus
“Her best speech –once she got to trump and loosened up. Didn’t shed the ‘trust’ baggage but no one trusted Nixon either and he won twice”