In all history there is no war which was not hatched by the governments, the governments alone, independent of the interests of the people, to whom war is always pernicious even when successful. Leo Tolstoy, Christianity and Patriotism (1898). By: Redactor Götz Aly Götz Aly Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website 9 × = 36 Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.