The starting comparison is wrong. Cartooning is an exaggeration or simplification of reality. I feel posts like this are great for self reference and improvement, but in a year you'll look back and see how naive you were.
Wings with furniture gelp
Loose lips do indeed sink ships. *nods knowingly* useful, this. Everything Concerning Lips by *Mytherea on deviantART
Anime/Manga Side profile expressions reference. by littlesomethings on DeviantArt
Wed 4: Torso Practice n' Tips by genekelly on deviantART
Cómo hacer la cara de una chibi / how to draw a chibi girl face