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Viva Voltaire

In Cryptography teasers, a phrase or expressions has been encoded in some way (frequently by replacing letters with other letters). You need to figure out the encoding method and then decode the message to find the answer.

 

Puzzle ID:#40472
Fun:*** (2.33)
Difficulty:*** (2.14)
Category:Cryptography
Submitted By:aresII*us******

 

 

 



The following quotes are from Voltaire (1694 - 1778). Voltaire's intelligence, wit and style made him one of France's greatest writers and philosophers.

Can you decode them?

Both puzzles use the same code.
* The hint contains three vowels.

V=C

"QZSUDX ZIZJK LCVVZLLPCN ROD LAODXL O LCJFJULZX RBASZJ-UD-NOG."

"WCXTZ O ROD QK SUL HCZLAUBD JOASZJ ASOD SUL ODLGZJ."



Answer

"BEHIND EVERY SUCCESSFUL MAN STANDS A SUPRISED MOTHER-IN-LAW."

"JUDGE A MAN BY HIS QUESTION RATHER THAN HIS ANSWER."

KEY:
A=T
B=O
C=U
D=N
F=P
G=W
H=Q
I=V
J=R
K=Y
L=S
N=L
O=A
P=F
Q=B
R=M
S=H
T=G
U=I
V=C
W=J
X=D
Z=E

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