I like this post on AisleOne a lot, i especially like the intro:
I hate the word “tip.” It implies that there’s something that you don’t know. Some secret little gem that, when sprinkled on your work, your creative process, your diet, or your sex life will magically make it all better….Tips are easy. And shallow. Principles, though, now that’s something worth talking about. If tips are puddles, principles can be oceans.
Here’s an example of of one of the “tips”–er, principles:
3. Does it have heart?
If it does, make it. If it doesn’t, why spend the time on something that doesn’t have spirit?
Read on for the rest at AisleOne