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Get inspired by real world objects and their interactions

Based on this question I think while the aim of OOP is not necessarily to copy real world objects, they could be source of inspiration to design a software or solve a problem or even learn the OOP itself.

For example for an application which deals with drawing, a Bitmap could be regarded like a Page, then as a page has back color, we can define a BackColor attribute for it. But we may realize a real page has not text color and it's the attribute of the pen, so we can define a class named Pen which is used for drawing and has a Color, LineWeight or ..

I always look for such analogy and inspirations of objects and their interactions when I develop a software, but I don't have a systematic or clear definition for what I am doing. I don't know which aspects of OOP I am copying.

Is it an acceptable technique in OOP? Do you use it? Is it possible that I violate an OOP guideline while I am using this technique?

I would like to know how this technique may help me to follow OO principles, so I can consciously use it.