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Mac OS X directory tree

Here is the location of many folders on your system and their purpose.
See directory tree to understand how it works.

Users
, /Users
Desktop, /Users/(user)/Desktop
Documents, /Users/(user)/Documents
Pictures, /Users/(user)/Pictures
Music, /Users/(user)/Music
Videos, /Users/(user)/Movies
Downloads, /Users/(user)/Downloads
Software data and preferences, /Users/(user)/Library
Fonts, /Users/(user)/Library/Fonts
Trash, /Users/(user)/.Trash

Installed softwares, /Applications