Definition of immovability:
Before the times of Galileo and Harvey the world believed in the stagnation of the blood, and the diurnal immovability of the earth; and for denying these the one was persecuted and the other ridiculed.- "Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3)", Isaac D'Israeli.
- "The Chouans", Honore de Balzac.
- "Jack Tier or The Florida Reef", James Fenimore Cooper.