Punches are also convenient when you can just get the shape out of a scrap. I use up scraps that way.
I use the ovals and the word window, I like having the circles and the squares. Those are the punches that hang on towel bars on the side of my desk.
"If a person who indulges in gluttony is a glutton, and a person who commits a felony is a felon, then God is an iron.”
― Spider Robinson