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Which theme from The Great Gatsby is best represented by this quote?

They were careless people, Tom and Daisy – they smashed up things and creatures and then retreated back to their money or their vast carelessness, or whatever it was that kept them together, and let other people clean up the mess they had made…

A

The poor are often victimized by the wealthy.

B

The American dream comes at a price that only the wealthiest can afford.

C

The 1920s was a decade of hollow decadence.

D

Greed and excess can only lead to failure.

E

Money can’t buy happiness, but it can buy the privilege of not having to face consequences.

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