Solitary

Solitary

Images depicting solitude captured around different places in Sri Lanka.

Without great solitude no serious work is possible. -Pablo Picasso 
The budding artist - Galle, Sri Lanka

The budding artist - Galle, Sri Lanka

What a lovely surprise to finally discover how unlonely being alone can be. -Ellen Burstyn
A solitary walk - Galle, Sri Lanka

A solitary walk - Galle, Sri Lanka

A man can be himself alone so long as he is alone… if he does not love solitude, he will not love freedom; for it is only when he is alone that he is really free. -Arthur Schopenhauer
The fisherman - Ahungalla, Sri Lanka

The fisherman - Ahungalla, Sri Lanka

Solitude is strength; to depend on the presence of the crowd is weakness. The man who needs a mob to nerve him is much more alone than he imagines. -Paul Brunton
Sea gazing - Wadduwa, Sri Lanka

Sea gazing - Wadduwa, Sri Lanka

Being solitary is being alone well: being alone luxuriously immersed in doings of your own choice, aware of the fullness of your own presence rather than of the absence of others. Because solitude is an achievement. -Alice Koller
At the temple - Kelaniya, Sri Lanka

At the temple - Kelaniya, Sri Lanka

Temples

Temples

City life - Urban work spaces

City life - Urban work spaces