Arsène Houssaye (1815-03-28 - 1896-02-26), born Arsène Housset, was a French novelist, poet and man of letters.
- Whoever beats dogs loves not man.
- Whoever embarks with a woman embarks with a storm; but they are themselves the safety boats.
- Friendship lives on its income, love devours its capital.
- Have you not sometimes seen happiness? Yes, the happiness of others.
- We must always have old memories and young hopes.