James 1:21-23 NLT

21 So get rid of all the filth and evil in your lives, and humbly accept the message God has planted in your hearts, for it is strong enough to save your souls.
22 And remember, it is a message to obey, not just to listen to. If you don't obey, you are only fooling yourself.
23 For if you just listen and don't obey, it is like looking at your face in a mirror but doing nothing to improve your appearance.