Always remember that a cartoonist should view everything in a humorous perspective. A cartoonist should use his tools to create healthy criticism. He /she never bend the truth.
A person who flips through a magazine is first attracted by the cartoons in it. Only after going through them does he reads the articles in it.It is because cartoons are very interesting and easy to understand.
Daumier has used his cartoons to target corrupt authorities. Once he was sentenced to 100 months imprisonment for drawing a cartoon.