05/11/2009 at 01:00 AM EDT
"My kids, my husband and my life make me happy. It's good."
"My daughter's smile and her eight new teeth, the smell of fresh flowers, hiking as the sun comes up, feeling good about the woman I've become and finally getting a complete night of sleep make me happy."
"If you can believe in yourself whether you're working on a $100 million movie or waiting tables at a restaurant ... then it's all good."
"It's chaos at times, but there's such joy in the house," he told London's Daily Telegraph
"When my husband kisses me. He makes fun of me because I always laugh or smile when he kisses me."
"Happiness is dill pickles, good music, my son laughing, the sanctuary of driving my vehicle, a garden in my yard that gives my family all the produce we need.... Just keep livin'."
"I love being with my kids, my wife, racing and working. It's balancing all of these things that makes me happy."
"My children and my husband make me happy. Playing a great part, singing and dancing on Broadway, and sleep."
"I love seeing family and friends, a great song and everyday human interaction."
"When I picture myself doing nothing. If I can have a whole day where I just get to read my drum manual, then you will find me smiling."
"I love watching my children laugh, grow and evolve."
"My dog, Ace, never fails to make me smile. Even when he's being naughty, you can't help but love him."
"Free popcorn refills and clean underwear make me happy."
"Happiness is ice cream, the sub woofer on 10, people laughing at my jokes and what I get to come home to!"
"What makes me smile is when my husband plays horsey with all three kids on his back. It's a funny moment!"
"The world can like me, hate me, fall apart around me, and at least ...I wake up with my little kids and I'm happy," she told Parade
"Once you understand that everything you're doing is ... based on stars aligning, then you really don't take it for granted," he told London's Daily Telegraph
"Happiness is Chick-fil-A and a soft pretzel."
"My baby daughter Juliana and my son George make me smile, and my wife, Carole, when she's hugging me and telling me she's proud. Family is very special."
"I used to love playing live at open mike nights and at bars. I could go completely nuts and be completely free. It's a cathartic experience for me," he told the Chicago Sun Times.
"Happiness is my little girl calling me Daddy, a Southern Comfort on the rocks and the good Lord's blessings."
"There's nothing better than having someone you can trust, love and be happy to see," she told INSTYLE.
"I'm happy drinking beers with all the people I love...and just sitting by the fire and reminiscing."
"The beauty of life is that it takes turns that are sometimes bigger than your wildest dreams," she told Blackbook.
"It's the simple things that make me smile."
"Seeing friends. Watching my kids grow. Nature. Willingness to experience things. Most things make me smile."
"I'm happy with a full day of family, capped off by some late night Seinfeld
"What's important is being good to the people I love," she told Gotham magazine