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# Winston Churchill

Cryptography
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.

Can you decipher the following quotes by Winston Churchill? They all use the same cipher.

Z orv tvgh szoudzb zilfmw gsv dliow yvuliv gsv gifgs szh z xszmxv gl tvg rgh kzmgh lm.

Z kvhhrnrhg hvvh gsv wruurxfogb rm vevib lkkligfmrgb; zm lkgrnrhg hvvh gsv lkkligfmrgb rm vevib wruurxfogb.

Z orv tvgh szoudzb zilfmw gsv dliow yvuliv gsv gifgs szh z xszmxv gl tvg rgh kzmgh lm.

Z kvhhrnrhg hvvh gsv wruurxfogb rm vevib lkkligfmrgb; zm lkgrnrhg hvvh gsv lkkligfmrgb rm vevib wruurxfogb.

### Answer

This cipher uses the basic Atbash cipher: A=Z, B=Y, C=X, etc.- - -

A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.

A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

(Quotes by Winston Churchill)

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